emancipation

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noun eman·ci·pa·tion \i-ˌman(t)-sə-ˈpā-shən\

Definition of emancipation

  1. :  the act or process of emancipating

emancipationist

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Examples of emancipation in a Sentence

  1. a book discussing the role that the emancipation of slaves played in the nation's history

1631

First Known Use of emancipation

1631


EMANCIPATION Defined for Kids

emancipation

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noun eman·ci·pa·tion \i-ˌman-sə-ˈpā-shən\

Definition of emancipation for Students

  1. :  an act of setting someone free from control or slavery


Medical Dictionary

emancipation

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noun eman·ci·pa·tion \i-ˌman(t)-sə-ˈpā-shən\

Medical Definition of emancipation

  1. :  gradual separation of an original homogeneous embryo into fields with different specific potentialities for development


Law Dictionary

emancipation

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noun eman·ci·pa·tion \i-ˌman-sə-ˈpā-shən\

Legal Definition of emancipation

  1. :  the act or process of emancipating



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