Verwirkung

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Verwirkung f (genitive Verwirkung, plural Verwirkungen)

  1. forfeiture (exclusively of legal or occupational rights), cancellation, the deprivation of authority.
  2. (law) acquiescence, estoppel by acquiescence
  3. (law, Switzerland) statute of repose
    Synonyms: Ausschluss, Präklusion

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