the act of voiding.
annulment, as of a contract.
vacancy, as of a benefice.
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dissolution, abrogation, ending, abolishment, rescission, end, eradication, negation, annulment, subversion, overthrow, extirpation, nullification, invalidation, suppression, elimination, obliteration, repeal, destruction, revocation
- voiding cystogram,
- voigt's lines,
Origin of voidance
1350–1400; Middle English, aphetic variant of avoidance
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Examples from the Web for voidance
But such voidance must not be confounded with the voidance of a treaty from its very beginning; see above, 501.International Law. A Treatise. Volume I (of 2)|Lassa Francis Oppenheim
But Arden, risking the discovery of her voidance of the campus prohibition, kept on her rather perilous way.The Orchard Secret|Cleo Garis
an annulment, as of a contract
the condition of being vacant, as an office, benefice, etc
the act of voiding, ejecting, or evacuating
Word Origin for voidance
C14: variant of avoidance
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