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  1. obrogate(Verb)

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

  2. Origin: From obrogo.

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  1. Obrogate(verb)

    to annul indirectly by enacting a new and contrary law, instead of by expressly abrogating or repealing the old one

  2. Origin: [L. obrogatus, p. p. of obrogare to obrogate.]


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