to abolish by formal or official means; annul by an authoritative act; repeal:
to abrogate a law.
to put aside; put an end to.
(transitive) to cancel or revoke formally or officially; repeal; annul

1520s, from latin abrogatus, past participle of abrogare “to annul, repeal (a law),” from ab- “away” (see ab-) + rogare “propose a law, request” (see rogation). form abrogen, from old french abroger, is recorded from early 15c. related: abrogated; abrogating.

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