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null /'nəl/ adj [Anglo-French nul, literally, not any, from Latin nullus, from ne- not + ullus any]: having no legal or binding force: void
a null contract

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

null
I (insignificant) adjective beneath notice, dispensable, disregarded, empty, expendable, immaterial, impuissant, inappreciable, inconsequential, inconsiderable, inessential, inferior, insubstantial, insufficient, irrelevant, meaningless, minor, negligible, nominal, nugatory, of no account, of no effect, of no moment, of no value, paltry, peripheral, petty, pointless, powerless, puny, secondary, small, superficial, tenuous, token, trifling, trivial, unavailing, unessential, unimportant, uninfluential, unmeaningful, unnecessary, unsubstantial, useless, valueless, without consequence, without meaning, without significance, without substance, worthless II (invalid) adjective abolished, abrogated, annulled, canceled, dead, defeated, defunct, deleted, disannulled, disestablished, effectless, extinct, extinguished, forceless, gone, impotent, ineffective, ineffectual, inefficacious, inoperative, inritus, negated, no longer law, not valid, nugatory, nullified, obliterated, of no binding force, of no effect, of no validity, of no weight, omitted, overruled, powerless, quashed, repealed, rescinded, reversed, revoked, set aside, strengthless, superseded, suspended, unauthorized, unsanctioned, useless, vacated, valueless, void, withdrawn, without authority, without legal effect, without legal force, without potency, without value, worthless III index inactive, ineffective, ineffectual, invalid, lifeless (dead), nugatory, vacuous, void (invalid)

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


null
adj.
Invalid; void; with no legal force; also called null and void.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.


null
Of no legal validity, force, or effect; nothing.

Dictionary from West's Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005.


null
Of no legal validity, force, or effect; nothing.

Short Dictionary of (mostly American) Legal Terms and Abbreviations.

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