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absolvo

EsperantoEdit

NounEdit

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

  1. absolution

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

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VerbEdit

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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ReferencesEdit

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

PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

absolvo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of absolver