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an·nul·ment

 (ə-nŭl′mənt)
n.
1. An act of annulling.
2. The invalidation of a marriage, as for nonconsummation, effected by means of a declaration stating that the marriage was never valid.
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annulment

(əˈnʌlmənt)
n
1. (Law) a formal invalidation, as of a marriage, judicial proceeding, etc
2. (Law) the act of annulling
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an•nul•ment

(əˈnʌl mənt)

n.
1. an act of annulling.
2. a formal declaration that annuls a marriage.
[1485–95]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.annulment - the state of being cancelled or annulled
state - the way something is with respect to its main attributes; "the current state of knowledge"; "his state of health"; "in a weak financial state"
2.annulment - (law) a formal termination (of a relationship or a judicial proceeding etc)
breakup, dissolution - the termination or disintegration of a relationship (between persons or nations)
dissolution of marriage - an annulment of a marriage
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
3.annulment - the act of abrogating; an official or legal cancellation
cancellation - the act of cancelling; calling off some arrangement
vacation - the act of making something legally void
recall - the act of removing an official by petition
revocation - the act (by someone having the authority) of annulling something previously done; "the revocation of a law"
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annulment

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annulment

noun
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Translations
إبْطال، إلْغاء
zrušení
annulleringannullation
érvénytelenítés
ógilding

annulment

[əˈnʌlmənt] N [of marriage] → anulación f; [of law] → revocación f, abrogación f
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annulment

[əˈnʌlmənt] n [marriage] → annulation f; [law] → abrogation f; [results, election] → invalidation f
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annulment

nAnnullierung f; (of law, decree, judgement also)Aufhebung f; (of contract, marriage also)Auflösung f; (of will also)Ungültigkeitserklärung f
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annulment

[əˈnʌlmənt] nannullamento; (of law) → rescissione f
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

annul

(əˈnal) past tense, past participle anˈnulled verb
to declare (that something is) not valid and cancel (especially a marriage or legal contract).
anˈnulment noun
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Most of these separated couples have not had their marriage nullified or annulled because of insufficient means, the strict laws and rules on declaration of nullity or annulment of marriage or, simply because none of the ground for such cases are applicable to their situation.
The State Registration Service issues a lot of documents to the citizens such as passport, license, diplomas, birth certificate, registration and annulment of marriage and others, he noted.
The high court again suspended her for another six months in July 2016 for violating the 'nonforum shopping' rule in filing separate petitions for annulment of marriage in two courts in Cebu in 2000.
Apoya then drafted a Petition for Annulment of Marriage, notarized it, then filed before the Caloocan City Regional Trial Court Branch 131.
The bench observed that the Section 12 C of the Hindu Marriage Act provides for annulment of marriage if there is forced or fraudulent consent.
HB 7303 provides the grounds for the grant of an absolute divorce, which include the reasons for legal separation and annulment of marriage under the Family Code, de facto separation of the couple for at least five years, legal separation by judicial decree for at least two years, psychological incapacity, gender-reassignment surgery, irreconcilable differences and joint petition of spouses.
Even the ignorant would know that it is easier to get a divorce from a civil court than obtaining annulment of marriage from an Ecclesiastic Tribunal, although much water has flowed down the Thames since days of King Henry the VIII.
But the provincial law "doesn't cover such matters as judicial separation and annulment of marriage," Virk says.
This section examines offenses include failing to record events as marriage, divorce, annulment of marriage, see, dissolution, nullity of marriage or divorce, crime, marriage, contrary to the provisions of Article 1041 of the Civil Code, an offense contrary to the law of a foreigner married to a woman Iranian.
Proponents of the proposed divorce law say that they want more protection for women like alimony for their upkeep and their children's welfare, when they are formally separated from their husband, a provision that is lacking in the law that allows civil annulment of marriage.
When a nubile minor is removed or diverted marries her captor, the latter may only be prosecuted when a complaint if filed by a person(s) entitled to apply for annulment of marriage and cannot be sentenced until after the annulment of marriage been pronounced."
While demanding summary action against family abusers, the jurist recommended that abuse of a wife should be considered a valid ground for the annulment of marriage contract.