Re*scis"so*ry (r?-s?z"?-r? ∨ r?-s?s"-), a. [L. rescissorius: cf. F. rescisoire.]
Tending to rescind; rescinding.
To pass a general act rescissory (as it was called), annulling all the Parliaments that had been held since the year 1633.
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