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abrogate

Withdraw, rescind, revoke, or cancel. Common usage implies an act done in a one-sided or high-handed manner, but this is not necessary to the definition.
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In the 108th Congress the Senate added amendments to three appropriations bills that expressly would have abrogated the Algiers Accord, but in each case the amendment was deleted in conference.
One way to safeguard children's interests was by finding for maintenance even after an adoption had been abrogated. The state reserved for itself the right to hold parents and adopters liable for the cost of maintaining their children in institutions.
New Delhi [India], Aug 24 (ANI): A delegation of Opposition leaders including Rahul Gandhi left for Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday, days after the Centre abrogated Article 370 which gave special status to the state.
'To you your religion, and tome my religion.'(Q.109:6) All the above verses have been abrogated by Q.9:5.
' The person who has abrogated the constitution and has brought terrorism in the country is being welcomed and the name of person who has steered the country out of darkness is being put on ECL', he said this in an informal chat with the media men here Tuesday outside Accountability Court (AC).
abrogated because the clash continues, and also because [the President keeps on saying] 'F you,'
Omar also made it clear that Article 370 cannot be abrogated till the Constituent Assembly, which approved Jammu and Kashmir's accession to India, is recalled, a day after the MoS in the PMO Jitendra Singh stirred a controversy by declaring that the new government has started the process for repealing the provision.
Second, Musharraf in his capacity as Commander-in-Chief of Pakistan Army, by adopting unconstitutional means, abrogated, subverted / suspended/held in abeyance the constitution by issuing the Proclamation, hence committing the offence of high treason as defined in Article 6 of the constitution.
On the other side, Shahbandar stated to al-Hayat daily that his recalling to the commission is "not to investigate him, but just a private dialogue to determine the outlines of the investigations as well as submitting some advices." He added that he had informed Premier Maliki that some people were trying to have 10% commission of the deal, taking into consideration that the deal "has been stopped and a new one shall be conducted with new criteria." Earlier, Media Adviser Ali al-Mussawi stated that the deal was abrogated, but new talks will be conducted, while Defense Minister Dulaimi denied abrogating the deal.
Supreme Court has broadly interpreted the Eleventh Amendment to mean that states generally cannot be sued by individuals except where their immunity has been lawfully waived by the states themselves or lawfully abrogated by Congress.
He abrogated the undignified and humiliating tasks the Jews were forced to carry out.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Aug 24 (ANI): CPI (M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury has filed a habeas corpus petition in the Supreme Court for production of party leader Mohammed Yousuf Tarigami, who has been under detention in Jammu and Kashmir since the Central Government abrogated provisions of Article 370.