Origin of cancellation
Examples from the Web for cancellation
It was later revived on TNT for four more seasons before the network announced its cancellation on May 10, 2013.Ben McKenzie’s Journey From Reluctant Teen Idol on ‘The O.C.’ to Sheriff of ‘Gotham’|Marlow Stern|November 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Did the cancellation of Surviving Jack catch you by surprise?Life After ‘SVU’: Christopher Meloni on ‘They Came Together,’ Stabler, and His Famous Behind|Marlow Stern|June 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Editor's Note: This article has been updated to reflect the cancellation of Alice in Arabia.Hollywood’s Major Muslim Problem Doesn't End With 'Alice in Arabia'|Dean Obeidallah|March 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Due to the delay, which may result in cancellation of the program, the IDF is examining alternative sites.
The cancellation letter informed me that I was no longer a business.
Did you receive that postcard in due course or about the cancellation date appearing on the face of the card?Warren Commission (1 of 26): Hearings Vol. I (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
But the degree to which one cares is not measured by reaction time or cancellation tests.Vocational Psychology: Its Problems and Methods|Harry L. Hollingworth
Any attempt to collect the debt would be attended, first with ill blood, then with cancellation.Thirty Years' View (Vol. I of 2)|Thomas Hart Benton
A mere protest neither constitutes a cancellation nor reserves the right of cancellation.International Law. A Treatise. Volume II (of 2)|Lassa Francis Oppenheim
I had a memoranda of the date of the cancellation of the $30,000 warrant issued to him as treasurer of the Agricultural College.Autobiography of Charles Clinton Nourse|Charles Clinton Nourse
British Dictionary definitions for cancellation
Word Origin and History for cancellation
also cancelation, 1530s, from Latin cancellationem (nominative cancellatio), noun of action from past participle stem of cancellare "to cancel" (see cancel). Of reservations for conveyances, hotels, etc., from 1953.