liberation Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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liberationnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˌlɪb.əˈreɪ.ʃən/
C1 an ​occasion when something or someone is ​released or made ​free: the liberation of France fromNazioccupation Leaving ​school was such a liberation for me. used to refer to ​activitiesconnected with ​removing the ​disadvantagesexperienced by ​particulargroups within ​society: the women's liberation (informal lib) ​movement animal liberation ​organizations
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(Definition of liberation from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “liberation”
in Arabic تَحرير…
in Korean 해방…
in Portuguese liberação, libertação…
in Catalan alliberament…
in Japanese 解放…
in Chinese (Simplified) 解放, 解脱…
in Chinese (Traditional) 解放, 解脫…
in Italian liberazione…
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