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1 : to deprive of legal right, qualification, or capacity
2 : to make incapable or ineffective
: to cause to have a disability
Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.