abrogate a law

abrogate v a law ein Gesetz außer Kraft setzen

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  • abrogate — ab·ro·gate / a brə ˌgāt/ vt gat·ed, gat·ing [Latin abrogare, from ab off + rogare ask, ask for approval of (a law)]: to abolish by authoritative, official, or formal action: annul repeal a recent addition to [section] 51B abrogate s statutory and …   Law dictionary

  • abrogate — ab‧ro‧gate [ˈæbrəgeɪt] verb [transitive] formal LAW to officially end a law, agreement, or practice: • They accused the company of abrogating its contract. * * * abrogate UK US /ˈæbrəɡeɪt/ verb [T] FORMAL …   Financial and business terms

  • abrogate — abrogable /ab reuh geuh beuhl/, adj. abrogation, n. abrogative, adj. abrogator, n. /ab reuh gayt /, v.t., abrogated, abrogating. 1. to abolish by formal or official means; annul by an authoritative act; repeal: to abrogate a law. 2. to put aside; …   Universalium

  • abrogate — /ˈæbrəgeɪt / (say abruhgayt) verb (t) (abrogated, abrogating) to abolish summarily; annul by an authoritative act; repeal: to abrogate a law. {Latin abrogātus, past participle} –abrogative, adjective –abrogator, noun –abrogable /ˈæbrəgəbəl/ (say… …   Australian English dictionary

  • abrogate — /aebrageyt/ To annul, cancel, revoke, repeal, or destroy. To annul or repeal an order or rule issued by a subordinate authority; to repeal a former law by legislative act, or by usage …   Black's law dictionary

  • abrogate — (v.) 1520s, from L. abrogatus, pp. of abrogare to annul, repeal (a law), from ab away (see AB (Cf. ab )) + rogare propose a law, request (see ROGATION (Cf. rogation)). Form abrogen, from O.Fr. abroger, is recorded from early 15c. Related …   Etymology dictionary

  • abrogate — ► VERB formal ▪ repeal or do away with (a law or agreement). DERIVATIVES abrogation noun abrogator noun. ORIGIN Latin abrogare repeal …   English terms dictionary

  • abrogate — UK [ˈæbrəɡeɪt] / US [ˈæbrəˌɡeɪt] verb [transitive] Word forms abrogate : present tense I/you/we/they abrogate he/she/it abrogates present participle abrogating past tense abrogated past participle abrogated very formal to officially get rid of a… …   English dictionary

  • Law of Administration for the State of Iraq for the Transitional Period — The Law of Administration for the State of Iraq for the Transitional Period (also called the transitional administrative law or TAL), the Iraqi provisional constitution in the immediate postwar period, was signed on March 8, 2004 by the Iraqi… …   Wikipedia

  • abrogate — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. repeal, annul, retract. See rejection, nullification. II (Roget s IV) v. Syn. revoke, repeal, annul; see abolish , cancel 2 . See Synonym Study at abolish . III (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus)… …   English dictionary for students

  • abrogate — ab|ro|gate [ˈæbrəgeıt] v [T] formal [Date: 1500 1600; : Latin; Origin: , past participle of abrogare, from ab away + rogare to ask, suggest a law ] to officially end a legal agreement, practice etc ▪ Both governments voted to abrogate the treaty …   Dictionary of contemporary English


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