Definitions for abjurationˌæb dʒəˈreɪ ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. retraction, abjuration, recantation(noun)

    a disavowal or taking back of a previous assertion

Wiktionary

  1. abjuration(Noun)

    The act of abjuring or forswearing; a renunciation upon oath; as, abjuration of the realm, a sworn banishment, an oath taken to leave the country and never to return.

  2. abjuration(Noun)

    A solemn recantation or renunciation; as, an abjuration of heresy.

  3. Origin: * First attested around 1439.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Abjuration(noun)

    the act of abjuring or forswearing; a renunciation upon oath; as, abjuration of the realm, a sworn banishment, an oath taken to leave the country and never to return

  2. Abjuration(noun)

    a solemn recantation or renunciation; as, an abjuration of heresy

  3. Origin: [L. abjuratio: cf. F. abjuration.]

Freebase

  1. Abjuration

    Abjuration is the solemn repudiation, abandonment, or renunciation by or upon oath, often the renunciation of citizenship or some other right or privilege..


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  • отрече́ние, абьюра́цияRussian
  • аб'юра́ція, зре́ченняUkrainian

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