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voidable

[voi-duh-buh l]
adjective
  1. capable of being nullified or invalidated.
  2. Law. capable of being made or adjudged void.
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Origin of voidable

First recorded in 1475–85; void + -able
Related formsvoid·a·ble·ness, nounnon·void·a·ble, adjectiveun·void·a·ble, adjective
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voidable

adjective
  1. capable of being voided
  2. capable of being made of no legal effect or made void
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Derived Formsvoidableness, noun
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Word Origin and History for voidable

adj.

late 15c., from void (v.) + -able.

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