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Entry Word: release
Function: noun
Text: 1 a freeing from an obligation or responsibility <after they declared bankruptcy, the bank agreed to a release from their debt>
Synonyms delivery, discharge, quietus, quittance
Related Words exemption, immunity, waiver
2 a document containing a declaration of an intentional giving up of a right, claim, or privilege <had to sign a liability release before they'd let us go rock climbing on their property> -- see WAIVER
3 a published statement informing the public of a matter of general interest <a press release announcing that the governor would not run for a second term> -- see ANNOUNCEMENT