verb (used with object), ex·cul·pat·ed, ex·cul·pat·ing.
Origin of exculpate
Examples from the Web for exculpation
Mpamari gave them a long oration in exculpation, but it was only the same everlasting, story of fugitive slaves.
In my heart I believe she feels as much relief at Mona's exculpation as at the discovery of the desired deed.Mrs. Geoffrey|Duchess
The dangers of the pass will be my exculpation; it will be surmised that you fell into the ravine.Bohemian Days|Geo. Alfred Townsend
Even my fellows view this as a mitigation, if not as an exculpation.Edward Caldwell Moore|Edward Moore
His exculpation was complete before every tribunal of opinion.The Life of Jefferson Davis|Frank H. Alfriend