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{adj: reversible} capable of being reversed
"a reversible decision is one that can be appealed or vacated"



{n: checkout, checkout time} the latest time for vacating a hotel room
"the checkout here is 12 noon"

{n: mousetrap, trap play} (American football) a play in which a defensive player is allowed to cross the line of scrimmage and then blocked off as the runner goes through the place the lineman vacated

{n: notice} advance notification (usually written) of the intention to withdraw from an arrangement or contract
"we received a notice to vacate the premises"
"he gave notice two months before he moved"

{v: revoke, annul, lift, countermand, reverse, repeal, overturn, rescind, vacate} annul by recalling or rescinding
"He revoked the ban on smoking"
"lift an embargo"
"vacate a death sentence"

{v: vacate, empty, abandon} leave behind empty ; move out of
"You must vacate your office by tonight"

{v: vacate, resign, renounce, give up} leave (a job, post, post, or position) voluntarily
"She vacated the position when she got pregnant"
"The chairman resigned when he was found to have misappropriated funds"


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