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Definition of Rescind

Rescind
Rescind Re*scind" (r?-s?nd"), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Rescinded; p. pr. & vb. n. Rescinding.] [L. rescindere, rescissum; pref re- re- + scindere to cut, split: cf. F. rescinder. See Shism.] 1. To cut off; to abrogate; to annul. The blessed Jesus . . . did sacramentally rescind the impure relics of Adam and the contraction of evil customs. --Jer. Taylor. 2. Specifically, to vacate or make void, as an act, by the enacting authority or by superior authority; to repeal; as, to rescind a law, a resolution, or a vote; to rescind a decree or a judgment. Syn: To revoke; repeal; abrogate; annul; recall; reverse; vacate; void.

Meaning of Rescind from wikipedia

- remedy which allows a contractual party to cancel the contract. Parties may rescind if they are the victims of a vitiating factor, such as misrepresentation...
- the Interpretation Act 1978. In parliamentary procedure, the motion to rescind, repeal, or annul is used to cancel or countermand an action or order previously...
- date, only one nomination has been rescinded. On March 31, 2022, the Golden Raspberry committee decided to rescind S****y Duvall's nomination for her...
- 2021, it was reported that the Biden Administration may be considering rescinding Title 42. In September 2021, NPR reported that the Biden administration...
- the efforts to rescind Duranty's prize. The Times has since made a public statement and the Pulitzer committee has declined to rescind the award twice...
- None  Belarus – Republic of Belarus A UN member state A None Many states rescinded their recognition of President Alexander Lukashenko following the disputed...
- revokes Bill Cosby's honorary degree". Retrieved 25 May 2018. "Lehigh rescinds Bill Cosby's honorary degree". The Brown and White. 15 October 2015. Retrieved...
- issues. Discovery's main competitor for Scripps Networks was Viacom, which rescinded its all-cash offer (Scripps sought a bid comprising a cash offering of...
- February 7, 2022. Chitwood, Adam (March 31, 2022). "Razzie Awards Backtrack, Rescind Bruce Willis Award – and S****ey Duvall Nomination as Well". TheWrap.com...
- liquidation in 2012, Davis exercised his rights under TUPE regulations to rescind his contract and become a free agent, returning to the Premier League with...