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Significado de “clemency” - Diccionario Inglés

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clemencynoun [U]

uk   /ˈklem.ən.si/  us   /ˈklem.ən.si/ formal
  • clemency noun [U] (KINDNESS)

kindness when giving a punishment: The jury passed a verdict of guilty, with an appeal to the judge for clemency.
(Definition of clemency from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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clemencynoun [U]

 us   /ˈklem·ən·si/
an act of mercy by a person in authority toward someone who has committed a crime, esp. by reducing a punishment: The governor refused to grant him clemency, and he was executed at 9 a.m. yesterday.
(Definition of clemency from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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