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# Cancel Definition

Verb: cancel (cancelled,cancelling, or [US] canceled,canceling) kan-sul

- Postpone indefinitely or annul something that was scheduled

"cancel the dinner party";

- call off, scratch, scrub

- Make up for

"His skills cancel his opponent's superior strength";

- offset, set off

- Declare null and void; make ineffective

"Cancel the election results";

- strike down

- Remove or make invisible

"Please cancel my name from your list";

- delete

- Make invalid for use

"cancel cheques or tickets";

- invalidate

- (mathematics) simplify by removing a common factor from both the numerator and denominator of a fraction, or from both sides of an equation

- A notation cancelling a previous sharp or flat

- natural

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