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rescissory

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

serving to rescind.

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Origin of rescissory

1595–1605; <Late Latin rescissōrius pertaining to revoking or rescinding; see rescission, -tory1

OTHER WORDS FROM rescissory

non·re·scis·so·ry, adjectiveun·re·scis·so·ry, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for rescissory

rescissory
/ (rɪˈsɪsərɪ) /

adjective

having the power to rescind
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