Abdication synonyms

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The act of abandoning a person with the intent of terminating the duties or him or her. For example, the intentional failure by a parent to communicate with or to provide financial or other support to his children. See also desertion.
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Relinquishment of an office or function.
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The transfer of a title or deed to another, without warranty as to the extent of ownership on the part of the seller.
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The act of relinquishing something.
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Abandonment of a right, whether open or tacit, without transferring it to someone else; in criminal law, the total voluntary abandonment of a criminal activity before it is committed with the purpose of foiling that activity.
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An oral or written statement that one is resigning a position or office:
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An act of surrendering, submission into the possession of another; abandonment, resignation.
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A voluntary relinquishing of a right or privilege. Although a waiver may result from an explicit surrender or by circumstances, courts frown on accepting waivers of constitutional rights. The party waiving a right must have knowledge of that right and the informed intention of surrendering it.
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the act of abdicating
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(Now chiefly Scotland) Retirement from employment. [from 19th c.]
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(Historical) The main tower of a castle or fortress, located within the castle walls. (According to keep, the word comes "from the Middle English term kype, meaning basket or cask, and was a term applied to the shell keep at Guînes, said to resemble a barrel".)
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