a.1.Tending to exculpate; exculpatory.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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In his Al lector to the Elogia, Baeza points out that the book is full of references to "fortuna y hado" but that no such things really exist, since all is God's will; he then proceeds to translate without changing those references, while adding disculpatory phrases: "su hado lo consumira, o Dios no permitira que passe a Espana" (Elogia, fol.