The definition of a revocation is a cancellation.
An example of a revocation is a taking away of someone's driver's license.
a revoking or being revoked; cancellation; repeal; annulment
Origin of revocationMiddle English from Middle French from Classical Latin revocatio from past participle of revocare
The act or an instance of revoking.
Origin of revocationMiddle English revocacion from Old French from Latin revocātiō revocātiōn- from revocātus past participle of revocāre to call back ; see revoke .
- An act or instance of revoking.
From Latin revocationem (accusative of revocatio)
revocation - Legal Definition
An annulment or withdrawal of a conferred power or of a statute; a withdrawal of an offer by the one doing the offering; invalidation by the testator of a will, either by superseding it with a new one, or by destroying it.