void


void
1. adjective /vɔɪd/
a) Having lost all legal validity
b) That does not return a value.

In particular, the roll method is void — it has no return value.

2. noun /vɔɪd/
a) An empty space; a vacuum.

Nobody had crossed the void since one man died trying three hundred years ago; its high time we had another go.

b) An extended region of space containing no galaxies
3. verb /vɔɪd/
a) To make invalid or worthless.

suche ii brethren as is kyng Ban & kyng bors ar not lyuynge, wherfore we must nedes voyde or deye.

b) To empty.

He voided the check and returned it.


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