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discharge of contractnoun [U]

uk   us   LAW
a ​situation in which a ​legalagreementends, because the ​people in it ​agree to end it, because one of the ​people in it dies, or because one of the ​people involved does not do what was ​agreed: Not all ​breaches of ​contractlead to a ​discharge of ​contract.
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