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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A legal document evidencing the discharge of a debt or obligation.

Usage examples (32)
  • The latter then denied that he received the money or agreed to give an acquittance.
  • Forbearance, though it be no acquittance, is sometimes a piece of needful and laudable charity.
  • This was a task more difficult than that of self acquittance.
  • Bois – Guilbert, the Prior wrote an acquittance, discharging Isaac of for more
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