Definition of Rescissory

1. a. Tending to rescind; rescinding.



Definition of Rescissory

1. Adjective. Tending to rescind. ¹

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Definition of Rescissory

1. [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Rescissory

reschooling
reschools
rescind
rescindable
rescinded
rescinder
rescinders
rescinding
rescindment
rescindments
rescinds
rescinnamine
rescinsion
rescission
rescissions
rescissory (current term)
rescope
rescoped
rescopes
rescoping
rescore
rescored
rescores
rescoring
rescowe
rescowed
rescowes
rescowing
rescramble
rescrambled

Literary usage of Rescissory

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1. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1823)
"0 beyond doubt, that all this prate about rescissory statutes, teind re- ,ords of Erections, laicke patrons, £c. ..."

2. The History of England from the Restoration to the Death of William III by Richard Lodge (1910)
"This "act rescissory," the most important measure of the session, was passed on March 28, and was immediately confirmed by Middleton without waiting for any ..."

3. An Institute of the Law of Scotland: In Four Books : in the Order of Sir by John Erskine, George Mackenzie, James Ivory (1828)
"... heir to the granter ; because no heir can have an interest to pursue such rescissory actions till he be served. But reduction- improbation most commonly ..."

4. A History of England: From the First Invasion by the Romans by John Lindgard (1830)
"His reasoning, or his authority, silenced his opponents; the rescissory act was passed ; M and at one blow every legal prop of the Scottish Marc 8. j^^ wag ..."

5. A Scots Earl in Covenanting Times: Being Life and Times of Archibald, 9th by John Willcock (1907)
"Sharp's Action in the re-introduction of Episcopacy into Scotland—Meeting of Scotch Parliament—rescissory Act—Deliberations concerning Church ..."

6. A Digest of the Law of Scotland: With Special Reference to the Office and by Hugh Barclay, Scotland (1855)
"... rescissory ACTIONS, to declare deeds void, as in reductions ; Ersk. B. 1. T. 3, S. 19. RES UNIVERSITATIS—the property of a corporate body. ..."

7. History of Scotland by Margaret MacArthur (1885)
"When the Estates met, an Act called the Act rescissory was passed. By this Act, all the Acts passed since 1633 where cut out of the Statutes ..."

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