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Russian translation of “waive”

waive

verb [T]     /weɪv/
ALLOW UNUSUAL ACTION to allow someone not to obey the usual rule or not to pay the usual amount of money
делать исключение, позволять не делать что-либо
He agreed to waive his fee to help us.Abstaining and refrainingAllowing and permitting
LAW to decide not to have something that you are allowed by law to have
отказываться (от права и т. д.)
She waived her right to have a lawyer representing her.Refusing and rejecting
(Definition of waive verb from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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