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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To annul a law by enacting a new law, as opposed to repealing the former law.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To annul indirectly by enacting a new and contrary law, instead of by expressly abrogating or repealing the old one.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To abrogate, as a law, by proclaiming another in its stead.

Etymologies

From Latin obrogō. (Wiktionary)

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