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Revoke

To annul or make void by recalling or taking back; to cancel, rescind, repeal, or reverse.

revoke

v. to annul or cancel an act, particularly a statement, document, or promise, as if it no longer existed. Thus, a person can revoke a will or revoke an offer to enter into a contract, and government agency can revoke a license. (See: revocation)

revoke

verb abjure, abolish, abrogare, abrogate, annul, cancel, countermand, counterorder, declare null and void, disannul, discard, disclaim, dismiss, dissolve, expunge, make void, negate, nullify, override, prohibit, quash, recant, remove, renege, renounce, renuntiare, repeal, rescind, rescindere, retract, reverse, revert, suppress, suspend, vacate, vitiate, void, wipe out, withdraw
Associated concepts: dependent relative revocation, revoke a license, revoke a will
See also: abandon, abate, abolish, abrogate, adeem, annul, bear false witness, cancel, debar, defeat, disavow, discharge, discontinue, disinherit, disown, dissolve, extinguish, invalidate, kill, negate, nullify, override, overrule, prohibit, proscribe, recall, recant, refuse, renege, repeal, repudiate, rescind, terminate, vacate, void, withdraw
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If we feel factual basis is no longer there, we can also revoke.
Salahuddin Tirmizi said India can neither fight of war with Pakistan nor it can revoke Indus Water Treaty unilaterally.
If a taxpayer wants to revoke a section 1033 election, a designation on a previously filed return may be a roadblock.
Global Banking News-12 November 2008-Russia revokes licences of three more banks(C)2008 ENPublishing - http://www.
EPO Revokes Novartis Patent for Extended Wear Lenses
Bausch & Lomb anticipates that these requests will be granted in view of the EPO's decision to revoke the patent.
Since California has a very high DUI arrest rate per capita compared to other states, the state also suspends and revokes a large number of licenses.
Now administrators can avoid needing specialized personnel and different programs to manage these password resets, revokes and resumes for CA-ACF2 while increasing security, decreasing potential errors and making better use of their legacy system investment.
PassGo Technologies announced today PassGo's CA-ACF2 Extension for Tivoli, a new product that allows customers to administer password reset, revoke and resume for CA-ACF2 from the same Tivoli User Administration graphical environment as user accounts for Windows NT, NetWare, UNIX and PassGo.