To refuse or to set aside. For example, the Trustee in Bankruptcy, under the Bankruptcy and insolvency Act, can disallow a claim submitted by a creditor. (Dictionary of Canadian Bankruptcy Terms)

United Glossary of Bankruptcy Terms 2012.

Glossary of Bankruptcy.

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  • disallowance — I noun abjuration, abjurement, censorship, compliance, contradiction, contravention, countermand, declination, defeasance, denial, disaffirmation, disapproval, disavowal, disclaimer, disownment, embargo, interdiction, nonconsent, nonforbiddance,… …   Law dictionary

  • Disallowance — Dis al*low ance, n. The act of disallowing; refusal to admit or permit; rejection. Syn: Disapprobation; prohibition; condemnation; censure; rejection. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • disallowance — disallow ► VERB ▪ declare invalid. DERIVATIVES disallowance noun …   English terms dictionary

  • disallowance — “+ noun : the act of disallowing : refusal to admit or permit : rejection the taxpayer was notified of the disallowance of his claim for refund …   Useful english dictionary

  • disallowance — noun see disallow …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • disallowance — See disallowable. * * * …   Universalium

  • disallowance — noun The action of not allowing, or of withdrawing allowance …   Wiktionary

  • disallowance — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun 1. A refusal to allow: ban, forbiddance, inhibition, interdiction, prohibition, proscription, taboo. See ALLOW. 2. A turning down of a request: denial, refusal, rejection, turndown. See ACCEPT …   English dictionary for students

  • disallowance — dis·al low·ance || ‚dɪsÉ™ laÊŠÉ™ns n. prohibition, ban, rejection …   English contemporary dictionary

  • disallowance — dis·allowance …   English syllables

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