Cancel

  • 1 cancel — can·cel vt celed or celled, cel·ing, or, cel·ling 1: to destroy the force, validity, or effectiveness of: as a: to render (one s will or a provision in one s will) ineffective by purposely making marks through or otherwise marring the text of… …

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  • 2 cancel — [ kɑ̃sɛl ] n. m. • XIIe; lat. cancellus « barreau » → chancel ♦ Hist. Lieu entouré d une balustrade où était déposé le grand sceau de l État. ⇒CHANCEL, CHANCEAU, CANCEL, subst. masc. ARCHITECTURE A. Grille, balustrade à jour, ordinairement en… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 3 Cancel — may refer to: *Cancellation (mail), in mail, a postal marking applied to a stamp or stationery indicating that the item has been used *Cancellation (television), the termination of a television series * canceled (South Park) an episode of South… …

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  • 4 cancel — [kan′səl] vt. canceled or cancelled, canceling or cancelling [ME cancellen < Anglo Fr canceler < LL cancellare, to strike out, cancel < L, to make resemble a lattice < cancelli, pl. of cancellus, lattice, grating, dim. of cancer,… …

    English World dictionary

  • 5 Cancel — To cancel signifie annuler en anglais. Dans les jeux de combat, le terme signifie interrompre un coup pour immédiatement en placer un autre, ce qui permet de réaliser un combo. Accomplir cela dépend de la dextérité du joueur mais aussi de la… …

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  • 6 cancel — (Del fr. ant. cancel). 1. m. Contrapuerta, generalmente de tres hojas, una de frente y dos laterales, ajustadas estas a las jambas de una puerta de entrada y cerrado todo por un techo para evitar las corrientes de aire y amortiguar los ruidos… …

    Diccionario de la lengua española

  • 7 Cancel — Can cel, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Canceled} or {Cancelled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Canceling} or {Cancelling}.] [L. cancellare to make like a lattice, to strike or cross out (cf. Fr. canceller, OF. canceler) fr. cancelli lattice, crossbars, dim. of cancer… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 Cancel — Can cel, n. [See {Cancel}, v. i., and cf. {Chancel}.] [1913 Webster] 1. An inclosure; a boundary; a limit. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] A prison is but a retirement, and opportunity of serious thoughts, to a person whose spirit . . . desires no… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 cancel — et, suivant quelques uns chancel (kan sèl et chan sèl) s. m. 1°   Dans une église, l endroit du choeur voisin du maître autel, et ordinairement fermé d une balustrade, et où se mettent les ministres servant à l autel. Mot vieilli. 2°   Le lieu où …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 10 cancel — [v1] call off; erase abolish, abort, abrogate, annul, ax, black out, blot out, break, break off, countermand, cross out, cut, deface, delete, destroy, do away with, do in, efface, eliminate, eradicate, expunge, finish off*, go back on one’s word* …

    New thesaurus

  • 11 cancel — sustantivo masculino 1. Contrapuerta formada por un techo y tres paredes con puertas en las dos laterales y que sirve para que no pasen ni las corrientes de aire ni los ruidos: En muchas iglesias hay un cancel en la entrada. 2. Uso/registro:… …

    Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • 12 cancel — ► VERB (cancelled, cancelling; US also canceled, canceling) 1) decide that (a planned event) will not take place. 2) annul or revoke. 3) (cancel out) neutralize or negate the effect of. 4) mark (a …

    English terms dictionary

  • 13 cancel —   [dt. »rückgängig machen«], Undo Funktion …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 14 cancel — CANCEL. subst. m. (Quelques uns disent Chancel.) Cet endroit du choeur d une Église qui est le plus proche du grand Autel, et qui est ordinairement fermé d une balustrade. [b]f♛/b] Il se dit aussi Du lieu dans lequel on tient le Sceau, et qui est …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie Française 1798

  • 15 cancel — CANCÉL s.n. v. cancello. Trimis de LauraGellner, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DN …

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  • 16 cancel — late 14c., cross out with lines, from Anglo Fr. canceler, from L. cancellare to make resemble a lattice, which in L.L. took on a sense cross out something written by marking it with crossed lines, from cancelli, pl. of cancellus lattice, grating …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 17 cancel — (izg. kènsl) m DEFINICIJA inform. odustati, prekinuti od daljnjeg izvođenja neke funkcije ili programa; abort, break, opr. O. K. (2) ETIMOLOGIJA engl …

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  • 18 cancel — efface, obliterate, expunge, delete, *erase, blot out Analogous words: invalidate, annul, *nullify: void, *annul, abrogate: *deface, disfigure: *neutralize, counteract, negative Contrasted words: confirm, * …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 19 cancel — To render a postage stamp (except a precanceled stamp) unusable, usually at the point of original entry into the mailstream. This is done by using a facer canceler or a handstamp (for bulkie, fragile, or odd shaped mail). (Also see mail… …

    Glossary of postal terms

  • 20 cancel — To void an order to buy or sell from (1) the floor, or (2) the trader/salesperson s scope. In Autex, the indication still remains on record as having once been placed unless it is expunged. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * cancel can‧cel… …

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