Invalidity

  • 1 invalidity — in·va·lid·i·ty /ˌin və li də tē/ n: lack of validity: state of being invalid Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. invalidity …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 Invalidity — In va*lid i*ty, n. [Cf. F. invalidit[ e], LL. invaliditas lack of health.] [1913 Webster] 1. Lack of validity or cogency; lack of legal force or efficacy; invalidness; as, the invalidity of an agreement or of a will. [1913 Webster] 2. Lack of… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 invalidity — (n.) 1540s, from L. invalidatus (see INVALID (Cf. invalid) (adj.)) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 4 invalidity — ► NOUN 1) Brit. the condition of being an invalid. 2) the fact of being invalid …

    English terms dictionary

  • 5 invalidity — invalid in‧val‧id [ɪnˈvæld] adjective 1. LAW an invalid contract, agreement, document etc is not legally or officially acceptable: • Wellcome s patent to the drug was ruled invalid because the company didn t invent the compound. • evidence… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 6 invalidity — [[t]ɪ̱nvəlɪ̱dɪti[/t]] N UNCOUNT Invalidity is the state of being an invalid. The contributions employees pay give cover against sickness, including chronic invalidity... I live on an invalidity pension …

    English dictionary

  • 7 invalidity — noun Invalidity is used before these nouns: ↑pension …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 8 invalidity — in|va|lid|it|y [ˌınvəˈlıdıti] n [U] formal 1.) the state of being too ill, old, or injured to work ▪ invalidity benefit 2.) the state of being not legally or officially acceptable …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 9 invalidity — noun (U) 1 the state of being too ill, old, or injured to work: invalidity benefit 2 the state of being not legally or officially acceptable: How is the validity of an agreement to be decided? …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 10 invalidity — /ˌɪnvə lɪdɪti/ noun the fact of being invalid ● the invalidity of the contract …

    Dictionary of banking and finance

  • 11 invalidity — noun (plural ties) Date: circa 1550 1. lack of validity or cogency 2. incapacitating bodily disability; also invalidism …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 12 invalidity — invalidity1 /in veuh lid i tee/, n. lack of validity. [1540 50; < ML invaliditas. See INVALID2, ITY] invalidity2 /in veuh lid i tee/, n. invalidism. [1905 10; INVALID1 + ITY] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 13 invalidity — noun The state of being invalid; lack of validity …

    Wiktionary

  • 14 invalidity — in·val·id·i·ty .in və lid ət ē, va n, pl ties 1) incapacity to work because of prolonged illness or disability 2) INVALIDISM …

    Medical dictionary

  • 15 invalidity — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. falsity, inconsistency, unsoundness; see fallacy 1 …

    English dictionary for students

  • 16 invalidity — in|va|lid|i|ty [ ,ınvə lıdəti ] noun uncount 1. ) the fact of not being legally effective 2. ) a lack of facts, evidence, or good judgment …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 17 invalidity — in·va·lid·i·ty || ‚ɪnvÉ™ lɪdÉ™tɪ n. non validity (figurative and literal) …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 18 invalidity — noun 1》 Brit. the condition of being an invalid. 2》 the fact of being invalid …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 19 invalidity — n. Unsoundness, lack of validity, nullity, baselessness, fallaciousness, fallacy, falsity …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 20 invalidity — n 1. untenableness, inconclusiveness, unscientificness; illogicalness, illogicality, irrelevance, unreasonableness, senselessness, irrationality, incoherence, absurdity; falseness, falsity, fallacy, fallaciousness, erroneousness; speciousness,… …

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