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Synonyms for rescission
rɪˈsɪʒ ənrescis·sion

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Wiktionary

  1. rescissionnoun

    Synonyms:
    rescinsion, rescindment

  2. rescissionnoun

    An act of removing, taking away, or taking back.

    Synonyms:
    rescinsion, rescindment

  3. rescissionnoun

    The undoing of a contract; repeal.

    Synonyms:
    rescinsion, rescindment

Princeton's WordNet

  1. recission, rescissionnoun

    (law) the act of rescinding; the cancellation of a contract and the return of the parties to the positions they would have had if the contract had not been made

    "recission may be brought about by decree or by mutual consent"

    Synonyms:
    recission

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. rescissionnoun

    Synonyms:
    rescindment, abrogation, repeal, revocation, annulling, cancelling

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  1. State Department:

    The rescission of Cuba's designation as a State Sponsor of Terrorism reflects our assessment that Cuba meets the statutory criteria.

  2. Gary Lavine:

    We promulgated a rule having to do with applications for outside activity — meaning outside income. The rule requires a vote of the commission. But there was no vote on the book deal, in fact it was never presented to us. The staff took the position that no vote of the commission was necessary. I will move tomorrow to rescind the informal opinion, the grounds for rescission on the approval is the material misrepresentation that there would be no state resources used to write the book and effective its publication.

  3. Bernadette Meehan:

    The return from Cuba of fugitives from U.S. justice is an issue of long-standing concern to the United States that will be addressed in the broader context of normalizing relations, we believe this is the best method for finally bringing these cases to a successful resolution, and that they are not a bar to rescission of Cuba's state sponsor designation.

  4. Gene Dodaro:

    Under the law, which was passed in 1974... the President can propose to Congress to rescind the money. The only way that would hold is if Congress says, yes, we agree. And Congress has 45 days to respond, what this opinion says is if Comptroller General Gene Dodaro try to withhold the money, and don't give Congress the 45 days, and the money expires toward the end of the year, that's not a proper rescission.

  5. Cory Gardner:

    Since the campaign, President Trump has consistently supported states ’ rights to decide for themselves how best to approach marijuana, late Wednesday, I received acommitment fromthePresident that the Department of Justice’s rescission of the Cole memo will not impact Colorado’s legal marijuana industry.


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