obrogate definition

  • verb:
    • To annul a law by enacting a unique legislation, rather than repealing the former law.
  • verb-transitive:
    • To annul ultimately by enacting a fresh and contrary legislation, instead of by expressly abrogating or repealing the old one.
  • others:
    • To abrogate, as a law, by proclaiming another with its stead.

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