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Definición de “relinquish” en inglés

relinquish

verb [T] uk   /rɪˈlɪŋ.kwɪʃ/ formal us  
to give up something such as a responsibility or claim: He has relinquished his claim to the throne. She relinquished control of the family investments to her son. to unwillingly stop holding or keeping something: She relinquished her hold/grip on the steering wheel.
(Definition of relinquish from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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