Noun Abjuration Definition and Examples


Noun:

Abjuration

Pronunciation:

/abdʒəˈreɪʃ(ə)n/

Definition:
1.

noun

  1. 'The Inquisition had accepted Cardano's private abjuration, extracting a promise from him never to teach or publish in the Papal States again.'
  2. 'He was condemned in 1595 ‘on grave suspicion of heresy’ and forced to make a formal public abjuration.'
((n.) The act of abjuring or forswearing; a renunciation upon oath; as, abjuration of the realm, a sworn banishment, an oath taken to leave the country and never to return.|--|(n.) A solemn recantation or renunciation; as, an abjuration of heresy.|--|)


noun

1. the act of abjuring.

2. renunciation upon oath.


Examples:

"favourerses can be abjured."


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