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liberation

noun absolution, achievement of liberty, acquittal, acquittance, affranchisement, deliverance, delivery, discharge, disembroiling, disengagement, disenthrallment, dislodgment, dismissal, emancipation, exculpation, exoneration, franchisement, freedom, freeing, liberatio, manumission, pardon, parole, redemption, release, releasing from custody, rescue, separation, unbinding, unfettering, untying, vindication
See also: absolution, acquittal, compurgation, emancipation, exemption, exoneration, freedom, immunity, impunity, parole, probation, release, relief, remission, suffrage

LIBERATION, civil law. This term is synonymous with payment. Dig. 50, 16, 47. It is the extinguishment of a contract by which he who was bound become's free, or liberated. Wolff, Dr. de la Nat. Sec. 749.

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Many books have been written on liberation theology as a social phenomenon, often with particular attention focused on the growth of base communities or other political concerns.
It is probable Gutierrez's claim that his liberation theology is against communism holds true.
Le premier secretaire de la presidence, Hassan Tukur, qui a negocie avec les terroristes, a affirme que l'accord prevoit l'etablissement d'un cessez-le-feu et, surtout, la liberation de 219 jeunes filles toujours portees disparues depuis leur enlevement le 14 avril dernier dans leur lycee de Chibok, dans le nord-est du Nigeria.
A separate entrance, facing Liberation Square, will also lead to four floors of high quality office accommodation.
Les diplomates europeens ont affirme leur appreciation de la liberation de M.
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In so many of the essays and blogs I've read about the topic, I have been struck by the simplistic characterizations of liberation theology.
The issue then, is not about the liberation of the Golan or not, but in the nature of the regime which uses that liberation as a precious pretext.
The Latin American liberation theology is not a heritage site; it is rather a living movement with continued vitality.
This meeting is expected to be proceeded by the meeting of the Political Bureau on February 14 and the National Liberation Council on March 11.
Bringing the PNC back to life in a democratic way can ensuremodernization, updating, and ultimately success of the mission and goals ofthe Palestine LIBERATION Organization instead of its slow death.