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revoke
used in Atlas Shrugged

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Definition
to void, cancel, or take back — especially to do so in an official manner
  • It was said that in the wilderness of the Middle West, he murdered a state legislator who attempted to revoke a charter granted to him, to revoke it when his rail was laid halfway across the state; some legislators had planned to make a fortune on Taggart stock-by selling it short.
    1.3 Part 1 Chapter 3 — The Top and the Bottom (81% in)
  • It was said that in the wilderness of the Middle West, he murdered a state legislator who attempted to revoke a charter granted to him, to revoke it when his rail was laid halfway across the state; some legislators had planned to make a fortune on Taggart stock-by selling it short.
    1.3 Part 1 Chapter 3 — The Top and the Bottom (81% in)

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