- voiding cystogram,
- voigt's lines,
Origin of voided
verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of void
Examples from the Web for voided
The meltdown of the Chernobyl reactor blew the unit's casing apart and voided the core to the atmosphere.
Then straightway Sir Tristram voided his saddle and drew his sword and dressed his shield.The Story of the Champions of the Round Table|Howard Pyle
Crest / a reform tortoise of the rand emergent couped at the neck proper disarmed and voided of assets."Mr Punch's" Book of Arms|Edward Tennyson Reed
The Fret, drawn as a voided lozenge interlaced by a slender saltire, is counted an Ordinary.
Come when you can; I have much to talk over ere these same sands run out, leaving a voided glass in the sunlight.Cardigan|Robert W. Chambers
My husband perhaps thought he was going to be paid by the week and that's why he voided that one.Warren Commission (10 of 26): Hearings Vol. X (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
verb (mainly tr)
Word Origin for void
"empty space, vacuum," 1727; see void (adj.).
"to clear" (some place, of something), c.1300, from void (adj.); meaning "to deprive (something) of legal validity" is attested from early 14c. Related: Voided; voiding.
late 13c., "unoccupied, vacant," from Anglo-French and Old French voide "empty, vast, wide, hollow, waste," from Latin vocivus "unoccupied, vacant," related to vacuus "empty" (see vacuum). Meaning "lacking or wanting" (something) is recorded from early 15c. Meaning "legally invalid" is attested from mid-15c.
see null and void.