Define: Annulment

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Definition: Annulment

Quick Summary of Annulment

Cancellation usually of a bankruptcy.

What is the dictionary definition of Annulment?

Dictionary Definition

  1. An act or instance of annulling.
  2. A state of having been annulled.
  3. An invalidation of something, especially a legal contract
  4. A legal (notably judicial) declaration that a marriage is invalid; the procedure leading to it.
  5. Total destruction.


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Modern Language Association (MLA):
Annulment. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. February 28, 2020
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Annulment. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: February 28, 2020).
American Psychological Association (APA):
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Definition Sources

Definitions for Annulment are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 26th December 2018.