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Force Majeure Clause
force majeure clause n
: a clause in an agreement that excuses performance in the event that a force majeure makes the performance impracticable or impossible
Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.