absolvo

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Noun[edit]

absolvo (plural absolvoj, accusative singular absolvon, accusative plural absolvojn)

  1. absolution

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ab (from, away from) + solvō (release, loosen, dissolve, take apart).

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Verb[edit]

present active absolvō, present infinitive absolvere, perfect active absolvī, supine absolūtum

  1. I loosen from, make loose, detach, untie.
  2. (figuratively) I pay off.
  3. (figuratively) I complete, finish.
  4. (law) I absolve, acquit, declare innocent.

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References[edit]

  • absolvo in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879

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Verb[edit]

absolvo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of absolver