Definition of exoneration in English:

exoneration

Line breaks: ex|on¦er|ation
Pronunciation: /ɪgzɒnəˈreɪʃ(ə)n
 
, ɛg-/

noun

[mass noun]
  • 2The release of someone from a duty or obligation.
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    • In practice, cases where ex-gratia compensation is paid on grounds other than serious default or complete exoneration will be very rare.
    • In that sense, the entitlement to reimbursement or exoneration confers a priority in the further administration of the trust.
    • With this realization will hopefully come progress towards your exoneration.

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