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e·man·ci·pa·tion

 (ĭ-măn′sə-pā′shən)
n.
1. The act or an instance of emancipating.
2. The condition of being emancipated.

e·man′ci·pa′tion·ist n.

emancipation

(ɪˌmænsɪˈpeɪʃən)
n
1. the act of freeing or state of being freed; liberation
2. informal freedom from inhibition and convention
eˌmanciˈpationist n

e•man•ci•pa•tion

(ɪˌmæn səˈpeɪ ʃən)

n.
1. the act of emancipating.
2. the state or fact of being emancipated.
[1625–35; < Latin]

emancipation

The abolition of slavery.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.emancipation - freeing someone from the control of anotheremancipation - freeing someone from the control of another; especially a parent's relinquishing authority and control over a minor child
freeing, liberation, release - the act of liberating someone or something

emancipation

emancipation

noun
The state of not being in confinement or servitude:
Translations
تَحْرير، إعْتاق
frigivelsefrigørelse
emancipáció
frelsun
emancipácia
özgürlük verme

emancipation

[ɪˌmænsɪˈpeɪʃən] N [of women, slaves] → emancipación f (fig) → liberación f

emancipation

[ɪˌmænsɪˈpeɪʃən] n [women, minority group] → émancipation f; [slave] → affranchissement m

emancipation

n (lit, fig)Emanzipation f; (of slave)Freilassung f; (of country, people)Befreiung f

emancipation

[ɪˌmænsɪˈpeɪʃn] nemancipazione f

emancipate

(iˈmӕnsipeit) verb
to set free from slavery or other strict or unfair control.
eˌmanciˈpation noun
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