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verb [T] uk   /ˈek.skəl.peɪt/ formal us  
to remove blame from someone: The pilot of the aircraft will surely be exculpated when all the facts are known.
adjective uk   /ekˈskʌl.peɪ.tər.i/ us    /-tɔː.ri/
Translations of “exculpate”
in Chinese (Traditional) 為(某人)開脫, 證明(某人)無罪…
in Chinese (Simplified) 为(某人)开脱, 证明(某人)无罪…
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