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EtymologyEdit

From Latin commutare, under influence of French muer.[1]

VerbEdit

commuer

  1. (law) to commute (a sentence)
    Commuer la peine de quelqu'un. - to commute someone's sentence.

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Picoche, Jacqueline; Jean-Claude Rolland (2009), “muer”, in Dictionnaire étymologique du français (in French), Paris: Dictionnaires Le Robert

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