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absolute ( adj )
1 a :free from qualification, condition, exception, or restriction [rights that even seem ⁓ have these qualifications Long v. Rockwood, 277 U.S. 142 (1928)] see also absolute ownership at ownership compare qualified
b in the civil law of Louisiana :having or allowing no legal effect [an ⁓ impediment]
2 :final and not liable to modification sometimes used after the word it modifies [divorce ⁓] compare nisi absolutely ( adv )
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