cancellation

  • 1 cancellation — can·cel·la·tion also can·cel·a·tion n 1: the act or an instance of cancelling 2: a mark made to cancel something (as a check) Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 cancellation — can‧cel‧la‧tion [ˌkænsəˈleɪʆn] noun [countable, uncountable] a decision or statement that a planned activity will not happen, or that an agreement will be ended: • Rail passengers are fed up with cancellations and delays. • Britain s aircraft… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 3 Cancellation — Can cel*la tion, n. [L. cancellatio: cf. F. cancellation.] 1. The act, process, or result of canceling; as, the cansellation of certain words in a contract, or of the contract itself. [1913 Webster] 2. (Math.) The operation of striking out common …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 cancellation — A postmark that contains the post office name, state, ZIP Code, and month, day, and year that the mail matter was canceled. (Also see hand stamped cancellation) …

    Glossary of postal terms

  • 5 Cancellation — (v. lat.), 1) das Durchstreichen einer Schrift mit zwei sich kreuzenden Strichen[627] bes. 2) die gerichtliche Vernichtung von Urkunden u. Wechseln etc …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 6 Cancellation — Cancellation, das Durchstreichen einer Schrift mit Kreuzstrichen, daher die gerichtliche Vernichtung einer Urkunde …

    Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • 7 cancellation — [n] calling off; erasure abandoning, abandonment, abolishing, abolition, abrogation, annulment, canceling, deletion, dissolution, dissolving, elimination, invalidating, invalidation, nullification, overruling, quashing, recall, recalling, repeal …

    New thesaurus

  • 8 cancellation — or cancelation [kan΄sə lā′shən] n. 1. the act of canceling 2. something canceled 3. the mark or marks showing that something is canceled: Also cancelation …

    English World dictionary

  • 9 cancellation — (AmE also cancelation) noun ADJECTIVE ▪ last minute ▪ outright ▪ They opted for rescheduling rather than outright cancellation. ▪ flight, train (BrE) …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 10 cancellation — UK [ˌkænsəˈleɪʃ(ə)n] / US [ˌkæns(ə)lˈeɪʃ(ə)n] noun Word forms cancellation : singular cancellation plural cancellations 1) a) [countable/uncountable] a decision to stop something that has been arranged from taking place the cancellation of… …

    English dictionary

  • 11 cancellation — (kan sèl la sion) s. f. Action de canceller. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Canceller. SUPPLÉMENT AU DICTIONNAIRE    CANCELLATION. Ajoutez : •   M ayant ledit sieur président.... déclaré qu il était prêt de faire faire ladite cancellation, MALH. Lexique, éd. L.… …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 12 cancellation — can|cel|la|tion [ˌkænsəˈleıʃən] n [U and C] 1.) a decision that an event that was planned will not happen ▪ Rail passengers are fed up with cancellations and delays. ▪ Bad weather led to the cancellation of the game. 2.) a decision to end an… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 13 cancellation — can|cel|la|tion [ ,kænsl eıʃn ] noun 1. ) count or uncount a decision to stop something that has been arranged from taking place: the cancellation of yesterday s game a ) count a ticket, time, or place that becomes available because someone… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 14 cancellation — /ˌkænsə leɪʃ(ə)n/ noun the act of stopping something which has been agreed or planned ● the cancellation of an appointment ● the cancellation of an agreement …

    Dictionary of banking and finance

  • 15 cancellation — An erasure, blotting out, striking out, or crossing out of some portion of a written instrument. Dowling v Gilliland, 286 111 530, 122 NE 70, 3 A T,R 829; the nullification of a contract by agreement of the parties or by one of the parties under… …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 16 cancellation — /kan seuh lay sheuhn/, n. 1. an act of canceling. 2. the marks or perforations made in canceling. 3. something canceled, as a reservation for a hotel room, airplane ticket, allowing someone else to obtain the accommodation. Also, cancelation.… …

    Universalium

  • 17 cancellation — noun a) The act, process, or result of canceling; as, the cancellation of certain words in a contract, or of the contract itself. b) The operation of striking out common factors, in both the dividend and divisor. See Also: cancel, killer cancel …

    Wiktionary

  • 18 Cancellation — A notice informing a customer of the cancellation of an erroneous trade that has been credited to his or her account by the broker. Even stock brokers are subject to human error. When an error is made, set guidelines must be followed to rectify… …

    Investment dictionary

  • 19 cancellation — atšaukimas statusas T sritis radioelektronika atitikmenys: angl. cancellation; cancelling vok. Abwischen, n; Anulierung, f; Aufheben, n rus. аннулирование, n; отмена, f pranc. invalidation, f …

    Radioelektronikos terminų žodynas

  • 20 cancellation — See noise cancellation …

    Dictionary of automotive terms