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revocatory action n
in the civil law of Louisiana
: an action brought by a creditor seeking to have set aside a contract made by his or her debtor that increases the debtor's insolvency
Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.