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rescissible

[ ri-sis-uh-buhl, -siz- ]
/ rɪˈsɪs ə bəl, -ˈsɪz- /
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adjective

able to be rescinded.

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Origin of rescissible

<Latin resciss(us) cut off, repealed (see rescission) + -ible

OTHER WORDS FROM rescissible

non·re·scis·si·ble, adjective

Words nearby rescissible

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British Dictionary definitions for rescissible

rescissible
/ (rɪˈsɪsəbəl) /

adjective

able to be rescinded
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