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invalidate

verb abolish, abort, abrogate, annul, cannel, confute, deprive of legal effect, disannul, disprove, erase, inritum facere, labefactare, make void, nullify, override, overrule, overthrow, quash, refute, repeal, rescind, rescindere, retract, reverse, revoke, undo, vitiate, withdraw
Associated concepts: invalidate a transfer, invalidate a will, invalidate an election
See also: abandon, abate, abolish, abrogate, annul, avoid, cancel, defeat, denature, destroy, disable, disarm, disavow, discharge, discontinue, disown, disprove, disqualify, extinguish, frustrate, kill, negate, neutralize, nullify, obliterate, override, overrule, quash, recall, refute, renege, repeal, rescind, revoke, vacate, vitiate, void, withdraw

invalidate

to take away the legal force or effectiveness of; to annul, as a contract.
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Sanders allowed the motion and dismissed the complaint, concluding that the facts alleged by Buffalo-Water did "not amount to the kind of bad faith, fraud or corruption required for a court to invalidate an independent appraisal agreed to by the parties."
Colne Valley MP Jason McCartney asKed councillors to invalidate the application, saying it would give the Slaithwaite community confidence that the council was following the correct procedure and allow the process to re-start.
CHP will also request the Constitutional Court to invalidate articles of the law amending the Municipalities Law authorizing municipalities to create areas of housing, industry, trade and technology parks; and articles of the law amending the Sequestration Law including restrictions in payment of the sequestration cost.
If challenged to license a patent which you consider to be weak, you may be able to reduce your risk and vulnerability by taking a license first and then later seeking a declaratory judgement to invalidate the patent.
So why did a state party committee attempt to invalidate Todd's electoral win?
Meanwhile, 3 per cent had used their home for business without informing their insurer and the same proportion left their home unoccupied for more than 30 consecutive days, which will automatically invalidate many insurance policies.
Two million Britons regularly leave a door unlocked when they pop out, even though this could invalidate their home insurance policies, a report says today.
and Mexico, the administration has failed to implement decisions that invalidate the lumber duties.
During the past three decades, this Court has invoked the Commerce Clause to invalidate state taxing schemes that unreasonably burdened interstate commerce by discriminating against out-of-state taxpayers.
According to The Wall Street Journal, allowing a district court to invalidate a portion of the Patriot Act, especially one that strikes down secrecy, could result in challenges to other provisions of the law.
Can a bishop invalidate a sacrament at will, based on his reading of church policy?
(APP), Indonesia, from pursuing legal action in Indonesia to invalidate bonds issued by two APP subsidiaries according to a report by The Wall Street Journal.