Revocatory
Revocatory Rev"o**ca*to*ry, a. [L. revocatorius: cf. F. r['e]vocatoire.] Of or pertaining to revocation; tending to, or involving, a revocation; revoking; recalling. [1913 Webster]

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  • revocatory — rev·o·ca·to·ry / re və kə ˌtōr ē, ri vä / adj: of, relating to, or effecting a revocation a revocatory instrument Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. revocatory …   Law dictionary

  • revocatory — [rev′ə kə tôr΄ē] adj. 〚ME < LL revocatorius〛 revoking or tending to revoke; containing or expressing a revocation * * * See revocation. * * * …   Universalium

  • revocatory — [rev′ə kə tôr΄ē] adj. [ME < LL revocatorius] revoking or tending to revoke; containing or expressing a revocation …   English World dictionary

  • revocatory — revÉ™kÉ™tÉ”rɪ / trɪ adj. serving to revoke, canceling, annulling, repealing, voiding …   English contemporary dictionary

  • revocatory — rev·o·ca·to·ry …   English syllables

  • revocatory — ˈrevəkəˌtōrē, rə̇ˈväk adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Late Latin revocatorius, from Latin revocatus (past participle of revocare to revoke) + orius ory : of or relating to revocation : tending to or involving a revocation : revoking,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • revocatory action — n in the civil law of Louisiana: an action brought by a creditor seeking to have set aside a contract made by his or her debtor that increases the debtor s insolvency Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • Earl of Glencairn — The title of Earl of Glencairn was created in the Peerage of Scotland in 1488 for the first Lord Kilmaurs (created 1450).On the death of the fifteenth earl in 1796, there existing no original Letters Patent of the creation nor a given remainder… …   Wikipedia

  • Alexander Cunningham, 1st Earl of Glencairn — Alexander Cunningham, 1st Earl of Glencairn, 1st Lord Kilmaurs (1426 ndash; June 11, 1488), was a Scottish nobleman.He was firstly created a Lord of Parliament in 1450, with the title Lord Kilmaurs.King James III of Scotland created Lord Kilmaurs …   Wikipedia

  • revocation — revocative /rev euh kay tiv, ri vok euh /, revocatory /rev euh keuh tawr ee, tohr ee/, adj. /rev euh kay sheuhn/, n. 1. the act of revoking; annulment. 2. Law. nullification or withdrawal, esp. of an offer to contract. [1375 1425; late ME… …   Universalium

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