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free pardon

noun [C usually singular] uk   us   UK specialized (US pardon)
an occasion when someone who has committed a crime is officially forgiven: The new government is to grant a free pardon to all political prisoners.
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in Chinese (Traditional) 特赦,赦免, 特赦令…
in Chinese (Simplified) 特赦,赦免, 特赦令…
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