Exoneration - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪɡˌzɑːnəˈreɪʃn|  American pronunciation of the word exoneration
Brit.  |ɪɡzɒnəˈreɪʃ(ə)n|  British pronunciation of the word exoneration

noun

- the condition of being relieved from blame or obligation
- the act of vindicating or defending against criticism or censure etc. (syn: vindication)

Examples

...the results of the DNA fingerprinting finally exonerated the man, but only after he had wasted 10 years of his life in prison...

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