null and void


null and void
adjective
: having no force, binding power, or validity : utterly invalid

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null and void
1. Without legal force
2. Not valid or binding
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null and void legal phrase
with no legal effect

Due to irregularities, the election has been declared null and void.

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Main entry: null

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ˌnull and ˈvoid idiom
(law) (of an election, agreement, etc.) having no legal force; not valid

The contract was declared null and void.

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  • null and void — {adj.} Not worth anything; no longer valid. * /Both the seller and the buyer agreed to forget about their previous contract and to consider it null and void./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • null and void — {adj.} Not worth anything; no longer valid. * /Both the seller and the buyer agreed to forget about their previous contract and to consider it null and void./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • null and void — If something s null and void, it is invalid or is no longer applicable …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • null and void — I adjective abolished, abrogated, annulled, canceled, defeated, defunct, disannulled, disestablished, effectless, extinct, extinguished, forceless, impotent, ineffective, ineffectual, inefficacious, inoperative, invalid, negated, no longer law,… …   Law dictionary

  • null and void — Naught; of no validity or effect. Usually coupled with the word void; as null and void. The words null and void, when used in a contract or statute are often construed as meaning voidable. Burns Mortg. Co. v. Schwartz, C.C.A.N.J., 72 F.2d 991,… …   Black's law dictionary

  • null and void —    If something s null and void, it is invalid or is no longer applicable.   (Dorking School Dictionary)    ***    Something which is null and void has no legal force or is invalid.     The contract was declared null and void …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • null\ and\ void — adj Not worth anything; no longer valid. Both the seller and the buyer agreed to forget about their previous contract and to consider it null and void …   Словарь американских идиом

  • null and void — adjective law having no legal effect; invalid 1 (1): The contract was declared null and void …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • null and void — legal with no legal effect Due to irregularities, the election has been declared null and void …   English dictionary