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From Latin abrogatio, from abrogare: compare French abrogation or abroger

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Singular
Abrogation

Plural
Abrogations

Abrogation (plural Abrogations)
  1. The act of abrogating; a repeal by authority - David Hume
    1853 Melville, Herman Bartleby, the Scrivener, in Billy Budd, Sailor and Other Stories, New York: Penguin Books, 1968; reprint 1995 as Bartleby, ISBN 0 14 60.0012 9, p.2:
    • [...] I consider the sudden and violent abrogation of the office of Master in Chancery, by the new Constitution, as a __ premature act; inasmuch as I had counted on a life-lease of the profits, whereas I only received those of a few short years.

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