REPE'AL, v.t. [L. appello; ad and pello.]

1. To recall. [Obsolete as it respects persons.]

2. To recall, as a deed, will, law or statute; to revoke; to abrogate by an authoritative act, or by the same power that made or enacted; as, the legislature may repeal at one session, a law enacted at a preceding one.


1. Recall from exile. [Not in use.]

2. Revocation; abrogation; as the repeal of a statute.