nullity definition by Webster's New World
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- the state or fact of being null
- pl. nullities anything that is null, as an act that has no legal force
Origin: French nullité ; from Midieval Latin nullitas
nullity definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
noun pl. nul·li·ties
- The state or quality of being null.
- Something that is null, especially an act having no legal validity.
nullity - Legal Definition
Legally nonexistent; without force or effect.