Definition Cancellation

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a cancellation: an annulment, a termination, an elimination
Note that in the USA, cancellation can also be written with only one "l" (cancelation).

You will get your money back for any cancellation made no more than thirty days after the purchase.

to cancel: to annul, to terminate, to eliminate


  • "Consequently, I have decided to cancel the statue project, and give the allocated money for the statue to charity."
  • "If you see an error message when you turn on the computer, you should click on "cancel" and after about 20 seconds you will be able to log in normally."
  • "I telephoned to cancel the vacation, and all I received was abuse!"
  • "The TV network canceled "Horrible Crimes and Forensic Miracles" due to poor ratings."
  • "I have impulsively decided to cancel the private plane flight with Horatio planned for this month."
  • "Casual Fridays are cancelled."
  • "Icarus : I'd like to cancel my skiing trip!"
  • "I had to cancel 3 meetings, a king's coronation and my best friend's pregnancy just to fit you in."
  • "Rachel : I've canceled your holiday, and reimbursed you for the full amount."
  • "In the event of flight cancellations, compensation will be awarded."

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