Anient
Anient An"i*ent, Anientise An`i*en"tise, v. t. [OF. anientir, F. an['e]antir.] To frustrate; to bring to naught; to annihilate. [Obs.] --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]

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  • anient — aniens, or anient Null, void, of no force or effect. See anniented …   Black's law dictionary

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  • aniens, or anient — Null, void, of no force or effect. See anniented …   Black's law dictionary

  • aniens, or anient — Null, void, of no force or effect. See anniented …   Black's law dictionary

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  • aniens — aniens, or anient Null, void, of no force or effect. See anniented …   Black's law dictionary

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