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renunciationnoun [C]

 us   /rɪˌnʌn·siˈeɪ·ʃən/
the ​act of ​renouncing (= no ​longersupporting) something: the renunciation of the use of ​force
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renunciationnoun [S or U]

uk   us   /rɪˌnʌnsiˈeɪʃən/
the fact of saying that you no ​longersupport or have a ​connection with someone or something, or that you do not want something : People who receive an ​inheritance have the ​right of renunciation of that ​inheritance, ​subject to ​certainconditions.
STOCK MARKET in a rightsissue (= an occasion when a ​companyoffers new ​shares to its existing ​shareholders), a ​situation in which someone with the ​right to new ​sharesformally says that they do not want to ​accept them: An appropriate ​person will be ​authorised to ​execute a ​transfer, ​assignment or renunciation of the ​considerationshares on the ​accepting shareholder's behalf.
(Definition of renunciation from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “renunciation”
in Chinese (Simplified) 声明放弃, 宣布放弃, 弃绝…
in Turkish feragat, vazgeçme, bırakma…
in Russian отказ, отрицание…
in Chinese (Traditional) 聲明放棄, 宣佈放棄, 棄絕…
in Polish zrzeczenie się, wyrzeczenie się…
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