invalidate


Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • verb

Synonyms for invalidate

Synonyms for invalidate

to put an end to, especially formally and with authority

Synonyms for invalidate

make invalid for use

Synonyms

Related Words

show to be invalid

Synonyms

Related Words

Antonyms

take away the legal force of or render ineffective

Synonyms

Related Words

Antonyms

References in periodicals archive ?
Colne Valley MP Jason McCartney asKed councillors to invalidate the application, saying it would give the Slaithwaite community confidence that the council was following the correct procedure and allow the process to re-start.
If challenged to license a patent which you consider to be weak, you may be able to reduce your risk and vulnerability by taking a license first and then later seeking a declaratory judgement to invalidate the patent.
During the past three decades, this Court has invoked the Commerce Clause to invalidate a number of state taxing schemes that unreasonably burdened interstate commerce by discriminating against out-of-state taxpayers.
They give extra scrutiny to laws that affect those minorities, and invalidate those that they judge to put politically tinged freedoms at risk.
The court said that in general there is no reason to invalidate a legislative act on the basis of consideration of funds coming from outside the governmental unit because the courts defer to legislative findings and choices without regard to motive.
1998, seeking to invalidate patents issued to the late Jerome Lemelson that purported to cover machine vision.
Therefore, slippage or breakage at the grips are said to frequently invalidate tests.
If, for example, the Court were to uphold affirmative action in general, but find Michigan's plan to be insufficiently narrowly tailored, the practical effect would be to invalidate admissions systems at many institutions.
Adding a conservatory can invalidate your contents insurance if new windows and doors do not meet your insurer's security requirements,'' he said.
Fraud on the Copyright Office can invalidate a copyright registration.
This tool would allow Congress to invalidate a regulation within 60 legislative days of its issuance.
Three justices (the plurality) premised their decision to invalidate the ordinance on the notion that "liberty," protected by the Due Process Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment, affords citizens a right to engage in loitering that is entirely harmless in both purpose and effect.
For instance, listing the wrong address or naming an individual as owner when the property is actually owned by a corporation are considered substantial defects which will invalidate the lien.
Because the court's decision did not invalidate the entire Gramm-Rudman-Hollings (GRH) law, it leaves in limbo the status of the $11.
If a party has done a thorough prior art search, it is significantly easier (and cheaper) to invalidate a patent via an IPR than in an ITC or district court proceeding.