Definition of cancellation:
recalling, reversing, include, voiding, continue, recall, dissolving, retracting, expunction, abandoning, avoidance, repeal, reversal, removal, abrogation, revoking, invalidating, withdrawing, retirement, overruling, rescinding, defeasance, annulling, abolishing, voidance.
- negation (part of speech: noun)
- riddance (part of speech: noun)
- obliteration (part of speech: noun)
annulment (part of speech: noun)
The final treaty, as signed on December 10, 1898, embodied the following terms: the independence of Cuba, the cession of Porto Rico, Guam, and the Philippines to the United States, the cancellation of the claims of the citizens of the two countries against each other, the United States undertaking to settle the claims of its citizens against Spain, the payment of twenty million dollars for the Philippines by the United States, and the determination of the civil and political status of the inhabitants of the ceded territories by Congress.- "Contemporary American History, 1877-1913", Charles A. Beard.
- "The Postage Stamp in War", Fred. J. Melville.
- "The Grammar of English Grammars", Goold Brown.