What does the word nullification mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • The act of nullifying.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Nullifier.

Usage examples for nullification

  1. It is a nullification of all religion; an abrogation of the authority of the deity; a usurpation of the throne of Heaven. – Monks, Popes, and their Political Intrigues by John Alberger
  2. The war upon the tariff had been begun, and the standard of nullification and of resistance to the Union and to the laws of Congress had been planted boldly in the Senate of the United States. – Daniel Webster by Henry Cabot Lodge