A device to release a catch, etc., as for starting or stopping a machine
The act of pardoning.
Exemption or release from imprisonment
A release from obligation, duty, etc.
(Electricity) Release of stored energy in a capacitor by the flow of current between its terminals.
A setting free; rescue or release
An act or instance of clearing
A pardon for past criminal offenses for a class or group of individuals who are subject to trial but have not yet been convicted. Amnesty may be limited or conditional. For example, amnesty may be offered only to those who perform a certain act, such as community service, within a specific period of time. Also referred to as grant of amnesty.
Release, as from a debt, penalty, or obligation.
An exempting or being exempted; freedom or release from a liability, obligation, etc.; immunity
A temporary suspension of a criminal sentence (usually the death penalty) for a certain period of time, usually for the purpose of examining new information or permitting an appeal to take place. A reprieve cannot prevent the ultimate carrying out of the judgment. See also clemency, commutation, pardon, and executive clemency.
The state of being found or proved guilty:
The reporting of a person to the authorities for possible criminal prosecution.
Judicial or ecclesiastical sentence or reprimand; condemnatory judgment.
A judgment; esp., a sentence of condemnation
Sentence means a ruling of punishment made by a judge in a court case.
A statement describing a relationship observed to be invariable between or among phenomena for all cases in which the specified conditions are met:
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