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English definition of “exempt”

exempt

verb [T]     /ɪɡˈzempt/
to allow someone not to do something, pay something, etc. that others have to do or pay: exempt sb from sth Some degree courses exempt you from certain professional exams.exempt sb from doing sth Local drivers are exempted from paying the tolls.
(Definition of exempt verb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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