revocable

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adjective rev·o·ca·ble \ˈre-və-kə-bəl also ri-ˈvō-\
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revokable

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Definition of revocable

  1. :  capable of being revoked a revocable privilege

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Origin and Etymology of revocable

Middle English, from Anglo-French, from Latin revocabilis, from revocare


First Known Use: 15th century


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revocable

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adjective rev·o·ca·ble \ˈre-və-kə-bəl, ri-ˈvō-\

Legal Definition of revocable

  1. :  capable of being revoked

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