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manumission

[ man-yuh-mish-uhn ]
/ ˌmæn yəˈmɪʃ ən /
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noun
the act of manumitting.
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Origin of manumission

1375–1425; late Middle English <Latin manūmissiōn- (stem of manūmissiō). See manumit, mission
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British Dictionary definitions for manumission

manumission
/ (ˌmænjʊˈmɪʃən) /

noun
the act of freeing or the state of being freed from slavery, servitude, etc
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