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quitclaim

noun acquittance, deed exculpating the transferor, deed of release, quittance, receipt, waiver
Associated concepts: quitclaim and convey, quitclaim deed, quitclaim sales
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In December 2006, SFSC quitclaimed the property to Samjaz in lieu of foreclosure.
A goldsmith, a baker (the office also of the late father of the Cecily Champaigne who quitclaimed Chaucer "de raptu meo"), and a labourer (the "Travailyngeman" Wetham) had become so disaffected with their legitimate prospects, evidently, that, instead of keeping to their proper places in the established order, they too would enter into this "form of individual or minority rebellion" in company of career criminals like Brierley, Huntingfield, and Cottingham.
By failing to protect the public interest in free access to the products of inventive and artistic genius--indeed, by virtually ignoring the central purpose of the Copyright/Patent Clause--the Court has quitclaimed to Congress its principal responsibility in this area of the law.