Acquittance

Definition of Acquittance

Ac`quit´tance
n.1.The clearing off of debt or obligation; a release or discharge from debt or other liability.
2.A writing which is evidence of a discharge; a receipt in full, which bars a further demand.
You can produce acquittances
For such a sum, from special officers.
- Shak.
v. t.1.To acquit.

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instrument, jurisprudence, law, legal document, legal instrument, official document, release
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