Wordswarms From Years Past
Adjacent Words voiceless consonant
1. The act of emptying. 2. The act of ejecting from a benefice; ejection. 3. Vacancy; want of an incumbent. 4. Evasion; subterfuge. n
1: the act of removing the contents of something [syn: emptying, voidance, evacuation]
noun Date: 14th century the act of voiding 1. 2. the state of being without an incumbent of a benefice n. 1 Eccl. a vacancy in a benefice. 2 the act or an instance of voiding; the state of being voided.
Etymology: ME f. OF (as VOID) Voidance Void"ance, n. 1. The act of voiding, emptying, ejecting, or evacuating. 2. (Eccl.) A ejection from a benefice. 3. The state of being void; vacancy, as of a benefice which is without an incumbent. 4. Evasion; subterfuge. [Obs.] --Bacon.
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