Definition of abrogate in English:

abrogate

Line breaks: ab¦ro|gate
Pronunciation: /ˈabrəgeɪt
 
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verb

[with object] formal

Derivatives

abrogator

noun
More example sentences
  • The company's core technologies include drugs that target the G2 checkpoint and a screening system to find selective abrogators of the G2 checkpoint.
  • You can read all about the abrogators and the abrogated in this article.
  • It illustrates the potential of G 2 checkpoint abrogators to preferentially sensitize p53-mutated, treatment resistant tumor cells for genotoxic treatment.

Origin

early 16th century: from Latin abrogat- 'repealed', from the verb abrogare, from ab- 'away, from' + rogare 'propose a law'.

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