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renounce

verb abandon, abdicate, abhor, abjure, banish, break with, cast aside, cast off, cease, demit, deny, deprive oneself, desert, desist from, detest, disagree, disapprove, disavow, discard, disclaim, discountenance, disdain, dismiss, disown, dissent, divorce oneself from, drop, eliminate, exclude, forbid, forgo, forsake, forswear, give away, give up, give up claim to, go without, interdict, lay aside, leave, let go, oppose, ostracize, part with, proscribe, protest, quit, rebuff, recant, refuse, reject, relinquish, renege, repel, repulse, resign, rid oneself of, scorn, spurn, surrender, swear off, take exception to, turn from, waive
Associated concepts: renounce a will
Foreign phrases: Cuilibet licet juri pro se introducto reeunciare.Anyone may renounce the benefit of a legal right that exists only for his protection.
See also: abandon, abrogate, annul, cede, decline, defect, demit, deny, disaffirm, disapprove, disavow, disclaim, discontinue, disdain, disinherit, disown, eliminate, exclude, forbear, forfeit, forgo, forswear, leave, negate, overrule, quit, rebel, rebuff, recant, refrain, refuse, reject, relinquish, repel, repudiate, rescind, resign, revoke, set aside, spurn, submit, surrender, tergiversate, waive, yield

TO RENOUNCE. To give up a right; for example, an executor may renounce the right of administering the estate of the testator; a widow the right to administer to her intestate husband's estate.
     2. There are some rights which a person cannot renounce; as, for example, to plead the act of limitation. Before a person can become a citizen of the United States he must renounce all titles of nobility. Vide Naturalization; To Repudiate.

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With its current investors taking up 87% of the units in the two-for-nine renounceable rights offer, Vital Healthcare Property Trust has secured $160 million.
Perth, Australia, Oct 4, 2012 - (ABN Newswire) - Further to the dispatch of the Company's Prospectus for a Renounceable Rights Issue, the Board of Northern Mining Limited (ASX:NMI) is pleased to provide you with a brief Company update, including a current map of its East Kalgoorlie Project tenements in Western Australia.
is in the process of raising a minimum of US$5 million in additional capital through a pro rata renounceable rights issue of fully paid ordinary shares in the Company for up to A$7.
As announced in the American Patriot Oil and Gas Ltd (ACN 154 049 144) (AOW or the Company) Pro-rata renounceable Entitlement Offer of Options Timetable dated 17 September 2014 and the Companys Short Form Prospectus dated 15 September 2014, AOW is undertaking a 1:2 pro rata renounceable entitlement offer (Offer) of up to 72,108,145 options (Options) to raise up to approximately $216,324.
NASDAQ: CTTY; ASX: CAT), a leading provider of real-time recognition and reward software solutions, today announced that as a result of the volatility of global stock markets, the company and its underwriters in Australia have terminated the one-for-eight renounceable Rights Offering announced on June 27, 2002.
NASDAQ: CTTY; ASX: CAT) today announced a fully underwritten one-for-eight renounceable Rights Offer of shares of common stock at AUD $5.
To fund its expansion plans HTA completed a renounceable rights issue in June which raised cash of approximately A$700 million for the company.