"exemption" Definition

  1. n. The act of exempting; the state of being exempt; freedom from any charge, burden, evil, etc., to which others are subject; immunity; privilege; as, exemption of certain articles from seizure; exemption from military service; exemption from anxiety, suffering, etc.

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Position in dictionary: 35561 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "exemption": 1
Words that end with "exemption": 1
Words that contain "exemption": 1
Next words in dictionary: exemptitious, exenterate, exenteration, exequatur, exequial, exequies, exequious, exequy, exercent, exercisable
Previous words in dictionary: exempting, exemptible, exempted, exempt, exemplifying, exemplify, exemplifier, exemplified, exemplification, exemplifiable

English Dictionary Definition of exemption

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