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Turkish translation of “clemency”

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clemency

noun [U]
 
 
/ˈklemənsi/ formal
when a judge, king, etc decides not to punish someone severely although they have committed a crime
şefkat, merhamet, hoşgörü
Kind and thoughtfulCourt cases, orders and decisions
Translations of “clemency”
in Chinese (Traditional) 仁慈, (施加懲罰時表現出的)寬厚,仁慈…
in Russian милосердие…
in Chinese (Simplified) 仁慈, (施加惩罚时表现出的)宽厚,仁慈…
in Polish łaska…
(Definition of clemency from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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