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defunct

adjective abrogated, all gone, all over with, annulled, cancelled, dead, deceased, demised, departed, devoid of life, ended, exanimate, expired, extinct, finished, gone, gone out of existence, inactive, inefficacious, inoperative, no longer living, no more, not endowed with life, not existing, not in action, not in force, obsolete, out of fashion, passed away, past, perished, terminated, unknown, unobserved, unused, vanished, void, without life
Associated concepts: defunct business, defunct corporation
See also: dead, deceased, invalid, lifeless, null, null and void, outdated

DEFUNCT. A term used for one that is deceased or dead. In some acts of assembly in Pennsylvania, such deceased person is called a decedent. (q.v.)

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It requested the court to set aside the order of the Lahore High Court that had allowed the defunct minister to contest the Senate election.
We have to move with speed should the House approve my name to ensure the counties have acquired the properties that belonged to the defunct local authorities to prevent further misappropriation,' Marwa said.
Ehsan Ullah Ehsan, who had been associated with TTP and later its splinter group, the Jamaat ul Ahrar (JuA), it may be recalled had reportedly surrendered himself before the court earlier this year and had also made some startling disclosures regarding the defunct organization and its working.
The local bourse initiated the involuntary delisting of Uniwide last February, citing the defunct retailer's dissolution and continuing violation of disclosure rules.
The company in pursuance of the Act passed by the provincial assembly has offered Voluntary Golden Handshake amount to the defunct SDA staff.
During this visit, Caid Essebsi met with Algerian President's special envoy Nasser Bouteflika, who came specially to Tunisia to extend the condolences of President Abdelaziz Bouteflika to the family of the defunct.
Ankara's declaration states: "Turkey declares that its ratification of the Council of Europe Convention on Action Against Trafficking in Human Persons neither amounts to any form of recognition of the Greek Cypriot administration's pretention (sic) to represent the defunct Republic of Cyprus as party to that convention, nor should it imply any obligation on the part of Turkey to enter into any dealing with the so-called Republic of Cyprus within the framework of the said convention.
It is further clarified subsequent to takeover of the defunct KASB Bank, BankIslami has only started compliance of various instructions of the State Bank of Pakistan issued to defunct KASB Bank, which, interalia, includes certain corporate governance, know your customer (KYC) and management issues which requires involvement of investigation agencies.
CIL's initiative to rope in global mining consultants with special expertise in underground mining was a precursor to the Indian government's plan to offer incentive to modernize the miner's ageing underground asset, which were either defunct or showing falling production trend.
It is two years when former air hostess of defunct MDLR Airlines Gitika Sharma committed a suicide and accused MD of the defunct airlines Gopal Kanda for abetment to suicide and sexual harassment.
IT is 18 years since the roar of 500cc bikes with no brakes was last heard at Cleveland Park - but now all those wonderful memories will come flooding back with the release of a new triple disc DVD, Defunct British Speedway Tracks.