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unconscionability

noun un·con·scio·na·bil·i·ty \ ˌən-ˌkän-chə-nə-ˈbi-lə-tē \

legal Definition of unconscionability

1 : the state or condition of being unconscionable
  • the issue of unconscionability is to be decided by the court
  • —J. D. Calamari and J. M. Perillo
— see also procedural unconscionability, substantive unconscionability
2 : a doctrine in contract law: a court may grant relief from or deny enforcement of all or part of a contract if it is found to be unconscionable

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