transitive verb re·man·ci·pate \rə̇ˈman(t)səˌpāt\

Definition of remancipate

Roman law

  1. :  to reconvey (a person or thing) by mancipation to the mancipant or to a third person



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Origin and Etymology of remancipate

Latin remancipatus, past participle of remancipare to remancipate, from re- + mancipare to deliver as property, transfer — more at mancipate

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to cast off or become cast off

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