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  1. escape clause(Noun)

    Any clause, term or condition in a contract that allows a party to that contract to avoid having to perform the contract or cancel it.


  1. Escape Clause

    "Escape Clause" is an episode of the American television anthology series The Twilight Zone and aired on CBS on November 6, 1959.

How to pronounce escape clause?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say escape clause in sign language?

  1. escapeclause


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of escape clause in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of escape clause in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of escape clause in a Sentence

  1. Henri Barkey:

    There's almost an escape clause in there.

  2. European Economics Commissioner Pierre Moscovici:

    The Commission feels it's time to establish fiscal equity, so that companies pay what they owe, their fair share to the right place, there will be no escape clause and no room for interpretation on these requirements. It will be simple. It's automatic.

Images & Illustrations of escape clause

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