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quash vt

[Anglo-French quasser , from Middle French casser quasser , from Late Latin cassare , from Latin cassus void]
: to make void
: annul [ a subpoena]

Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.