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abandonnement m (plural abandonnements)
- (dated) The act of giving up or surrendering when faced with something.
- (dated) Moral neglect.
- (dated) The act of abandoning; abandonment.
- (dated) The state resulting of such an act.
- (law) The transfer of goods or other values in a situation of indivision that allow all owners to receive their share.
- In all but the legal sense, abandon is now used instead.