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How to use nullification in a sentence

We will not give up our forms of political speech to the grammarians of the school of nullification.
SELECT SPEECHES OF DANIEL WEBSTERDANIEL WEBSTER
It threatens his whole doctrine of compact, and its darling derivatives, nullification and secession, with instant confutation.
SELECT SPEECHES OF DANIEL WEBSTERDANIEL WEBSTER
Does he not see how cogently he might be asked, whether it be the character of nullification to practise what it preaches?
SELECT SPEECHES OF DANIEL WEBSTERDANIEL WEBSTER
And so this doctrine, running but a short career, like other dogmas of the day, terminates in nullification.
SELECT SPEECHES OF DANIEL WEBSTERDANIEL WEBSTER
Since the days of Andrew Jackson the word "nullification" has had an ugly and dangerous sound.
HUMANLY SPEAKINGSAMUEL MCCHORD CROTHERS
The want of such power was the very ground on which South Carolina passed the nullification acts of 1832.
NULLIFICATION, SECESSION WEBSTER'S ARGUMENT AND THE KENTUCKY AND VIRGINIA RESOLUTIONSCALEB WILLIAM LORING
The absurdity of the Kentucky resolutions does not end with the nullification theory.
NULLIFICATION, SECESSION WEBSTER'S ARGUMENT AND THE KENTUCKY AND VIRGINIA RESOLUTIONSCALEB WILLIAM LORING
The convention neither asserted nor suggested nullification or secession, but proposed amendments to the Constitution.
NULLIFICATION, SECESSION WEBSTER'S ARGUMENT AND THE KENTUCKY AND VIRGINIA RESOLUTIONSCALEB WILLIAM LORING
This should be conclusive that Virginia republicanism in no way countenanced nullification.
NULLIFICATION, SECESSION WEBSTER'S ARGUMENT AND THE KENTUCKY AND VIRGINIA RESOLUTIONSCALEB WILLIAM LORING
Indeed it was a question in South Carolina itself who first discovered this doctrine of nullification.
NULLIFICATION, SECESSION WEBSTER'S ARGUMENT AND THE KENTUCKY AND VIRGINIA RESOLUTIONSCALEB WILLIAM LORING
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WORDS RELATED TO NULLIFICATION

  • abolishment
  • abrogation
  • annihilation
  • annulment
  • cancellation
  • defeasance
  • destruction
  • dissolution
  • elimination
  • end
  • ending
  • eradication
  • extirpation
  • invalidation
  • negation
  • nullification
  • obliteration
  • overthrow
  • overturning
  • repeal
  • repudiation
  • rescindment
  • rescission
  • revocation
  • subversion
  • suppression
  • termination
  • voiding
  • wiping out
  • withdrawal
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