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liberationnoun 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.