repealer
noun Date: 1765 one that repeals; specifically a legislative act that abrogates an earlier act

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Repealer — Re*peal er ( ?r), n. One who repeals; one who seeks a repeal; specifically, an advocate for the repeal of the Articles of Union between Great Britain and Ireland. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • repealer — re·peal·er n: a legislative act or clause in an act that repeals an earlier act Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • repealer — See repealable. * * * …   Universalium

  • REPEALER —    an advocate of the repeal of the Union of Great Britain and Ireland …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • repealer — n. one who cancels, one who revokes, one who annuls …   English contemporary dictionary

  • repealer — re·peal·er …   English syllables

  • repealer — ēlə(r) noun ( s) 1. : one that repeals; specifically : a legislative act that abrogates an earlier act 2. a. : one who seeks a repeal b. usuall …   Useful english dictionary

  • Liberal Repealer — A Liberal Repealer was a Liberal in Ireland, who supported the campaign of Daniel O Connell for the repeal of the Act of Union 1801 and the re creation of the Kingdom of Ireland and Parliament of Ireland which had existed before the union.At some …   Wikipedia

  • Dublin City (UK Parliament constituency) — Dublin City Former Borough constituency for the House of Commons 1801 (1801)–1885 (1885) …   Wikipedia

  • Meath (UK Parliament constituency) — For the 1923–1937 and 1948–2007 constituency, see Meath (Dáil Éireann constituency). Meath Former County constituency for the House of Commons 1801 (1801)–1885 …   Wikipedia

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