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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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