Irrevocability Ir*rev`o*ca*bil"i*ty, n. [Cf. F. irr['e]vocabilit['e].] The state or quality of being irrevocable; irrevocableness. [1913 Webster]

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  • irrevocability — index certitude Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • irrevocability — irrevocable ► ADJECTIVE ▪ not able to be changed, reversed, or recovered. DERIVATIVES irrevocability noun irrevocably adverb. ORIGIN Latin irrevocabilis, from revocare revoke …   English terms dictionary

  • irrevocability — noun see irrevocable …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • irrevocability — See irrevocable. * * * …   Universalium

  • irrevocability — noun a) The state or condition of being irrevocable. b) Something irrevocable. Ant: revocability, revokability …   Wiktionary

  • irrevocability — ir·rev·o·ca·bil·i·ty || ɪ‚revÉ™kÉ™ bɪlÉ™tɪ n. quality of being impossible to revoke, quality of being unchangeable, unalterability …   English contemporary dictionary

  • irrevocability — ir·revocability …   English syllables

  • irrevocability — The want of power to recall or nullify a grant. 23 Am J2d Deeds § 6. The characteristic of a deed which distinguishes it from a will. 23 Am J2d Deeds § 6. See irrevocable …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • irrevocability — (|)i, ə, |ir, |iə+ noun : the quality or state of being irrevocable …   Useful english dictionary

  • irrevocable — irrevocability, irrevocableness, n. irrevocably, adv. /i rev euh keuh beuhl/, adj. not to be revoked or recalled; unable to be repealed or annulled; unalterable: an irrevocable decree. [1350 1400; ME < L irrevocabilis. See IR 2, REVOCABLE] * * * …   Universalium

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