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abrogate

view main entry for abrogateverb [transitive] very formal  /ˈæbrəˌɡeɪt/ 
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abrogation

  /ˌæbrəˈɡeɪʃ(ə)n/  noun [uncountable]
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chicken raffle

any random process, such as a competition in which a name is drawn from a hat

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