The term "Repeal" means:

  1. To revoke or rescind, especially by the action of a legislature.
  2. Obsolete To summon back or recall, especially from exile.
  3. to rescind or annul by authoritative act, especially : to revoke or abrogate by legislative enactment.
  4. ABANDON, RENOUNCE.
  5. (Obsolete) To summon to return : RECALL.
  6. Annul by recalling or rescinding.
  7. To revoke or withdraw formally or officially.
  8. To repeal a grant.
  9. To revoke or annul (a law, tax, duty, etc.) by express legislative enactment; abrogate.
  10. The act of repealing; revocation; abrogation.
  11. The act of abrogating; an official or legal cancellation.
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