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Word of the Day: Abrogate


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This word gave me a few things to think about.

Abrogate [ab-ruh-geyt] (verb):

1. to abolish or annul by formal or official means.

2. to put aside, put an end to.

Example:

After the opposition’s meeting, a decision was made to abrogate the controversial article of the constitution.

 

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