- capable of being annulled or terminated.
Origin of defeasible
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Related Words for defeasiblefruitless, indecisive, worthless, unable, unproductive, inefficient, limited, inadequate, inept, null, impotent, powerless, feeble, ineffectual, futile, unsuccessful, unprofitable, incompetent, abortive, barren
- law (of an estate or interest in land) capable of being defeated or rendered void
- philosophy (of a judgment, opinion, etc) having a presupposition in its favour but open to revision if countervailing evidence becomes knownCompare incorrigible (def. 3)
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