noun Date: 1832 one that nullifies; specifically one maintaining the right of nullification against the United States government

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  • nullifier — ⇒NULLIFIER, verbe trans. Rare. Annuler, rendre nul (v. ce mot I B 1 a); anéantir. Tout ce qu il peut tenter à son égard est entaché d un vice qui le nullifie. Il fait son temps à l intérieur d une sentence de pardon (CLAUDEL, Poète regarde Croix …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Nullifier — Nul li*fi er, n. One who nullifies or makes void; one who maintains the right to nullify a contract by one of the parties. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • nullifier — index offset Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • nullifier — nul·li·fi·er (nŭlʹə fī ər) n. 1. One that nullifies. 2. One who believes in nullification as a means by which U.S. states may resist federal laws. * * * …   Universalium

  • nullifier — noun One who, or that which, nullifies …   Wiktionary

  • nullifier — (nul li fi é), je nullifiais, nous nullifiions ; que je nullifie, que nous nullifiions, v. a. Faire une nullification. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Lat. nullus, nul, et facere, faire …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • nullifier — nÊŒlɪfaɪə(r) n. that which causes something to be nullified …   English contemporary dictionary

  • nullifier — nul·li·fi·er …   English syllables

  • nullifier — noun 1. an advocate of nullification; someone who believes that a state can resist federal laws • Derivationally related forms: ↑nullify • Hypernyms: ↑advocate, ↑advocator, ↑proponent, ↑exponent 2. an official who can invalidate or nullify …   Useful english dictionary

  • Nullifier Party — Founded 1828 (1828) Dissolved 1839 (1839) Succeeded by Democratic Party …   Wikipedia

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