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  • defeasible — Subject to be defeated, annulled, revoked, or undone upon the happening of a future event or the performance of a condition subsequent, or by a conditional limitation. An estate which is not absolute, i.e., one which is determinable or subject to …   Black's law dictionary

  • voidable — void·able / vȯi də bəl/ adj: capable of being voided; specif: subject to being declared void when one party is wronged by the other a voidable contract void·abil·i·ty /ˌvȯi də bi lə tē/ n Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster.… …   Law dictionary

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  • Avoidable — A*void a*ble, a. 1. Capable of being vacated; liable to be annulled or made invalid; voidable. [1913 Webster] The charters were not avoidable for the king s nonage. Hale. [1913 Webster] 2. Capable of being avoided, shunned, or escaped. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • avoidable — adjective a) Capable of being vacated; liable to be annulled or made invalid; voidable. b) Capable of being avoided, shunned, or escaped. Ant: unavoidable …   Wiktionary

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