Translation of cancellation in Spanish:

cancellation

Pronunciation: /ˌkænsəˈleɪʃən/

noun/nombre

  • 1 u and c 1.1 (of event, trip, flight) cancelación (feminine) 1.2 (of order, booking) cancelación (feminine) there may be some cancellations on the night [Theater/Teatro] quizás haya alguna devolución esa misma noche
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    • Prizes described above are subject to alteration and cancellation at short notice.
    • However, this did not stop the bank from imposing a $100 cancellation fee.
    • Getting out of those contracts now means having to pay cancellation fees.
  • 2 countable/numerable (on stamp) matasellos (masculine)
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    • It's then sent through our inkjets and given a cancellation mark over the stamps.
    • At first the Post Office applied a red cancellation mark to the new Penny Black stamps on envelopes, but it readily washed off.
    • Likewise, abstract designs derived from dry reeds, postage cancellations, typography, wire fences, waves and seagulls fill the spiral form of Snail Maze.

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