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repeal
used in Wuthering Heights

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Definition
an official or legal cancellation
  • It appeared dry and cold; but at the bottom was dotted in with pencil an obscure apology, and an entreaty for kind remembrance and reconciliation, if her proceeding had offended him: asserting that she could not help it then, and being done, she had now no power to repeal it.
    Chapter 13 (17% in)

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