Cancelation is an alternative form of cancellation.
As nouns the difference between cancelation and cancellation
is that cancelation
) while cancellation
is the act, process, or result of canceling; as, the cancellation of certain words in a contract, or of the contract itself.
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Rarely used outside the U.S. According to graphs that show the popularity of cancelation vs. cancellation in the U.S., cancelation is almost 3 times as common in the U.S. after the 80s.
* cancelation (US)
The act, process, or result of cancelling; as, the cancellation of certain words in a contract, or of the contract itself.
(mathematics) The operation of striking out common factors, in both the dividend and divisor.
(philately) A postmark that marks a postage stamp so as to prevent its reuse.
(legal) In United States intellectual property law, a proceeding in which an interested party seeks to cancel the registration of a trademark or patent.