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exculpatory

(ĕks-kŭl′p-ŭ-tŏr″ē) [″ + L. culpare, to blame]
Granting a waiver or yielding a legal right. Exculpatory language that asks human subjects in research projects to waive their rights in informed consent agreements is unethical and illegal.
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utilizing this language would not completely exculpate the landowner.
In the following, I explore five interrelated narrative strategies Schumann utilizes in order to exculpate ordinary Germans: 1) he employs a pseudo-positivist rhetoric of fact and simulates narrative omniscience to authorize his narrative voice as unquestionable; 2) he excludes virtually all intertextual and intermedial references to other cultural artifacts about the Third Reich and the Holocaust; 3) he largely displaces the Holocaust from the text; 4) he replaces Holocaust discourse with a narrative about the innocence and victimization of ordinary Germans; and 5) he employs the discourse of German victimization and innocence to replace the notion of collective and individual German guilt.
The former President also used the Promax platform to exculpate his candidate wife, Hillary, from the accusation now haunting her that she approved of the war in Iraq.
To exculpate is to free from blame or to prove guiltless.
One of those principles is that unconscionable contracts--for example, those that would exculpate the corporation from liability for wrongdoing--will not be enforced.
He strives to exculpate the Moors from the accusation that they were incapable of precisely rendering the sacred texts in the idiomatic Romance vernaculars, and argues that both the liberal use of unassimilated borrowings (e.
Early in the investigation, his attorney received two separate anonymous letters attempting to exculpate the husband.
According to Reuters, the airline stated that the investigation could have been 'tailored to exculpate the civil aviation agency that issued the report'.
But the film plays out very differently from the original: A far more innocent-seeming plan to use this unanticipated involvement in a crime--not so much to "prove" Junko's powers as to exculpate the couple from a kidnapping they had nothing to do with in the first place--takes on an uncontrollable, lethal logic of its own.
It also allows companies who submit reports to submit supplemental information (that becomes a permanent part of the report) that helps to exculpate the supplement from the complaint.
In her effort to exculpate the maids she has Penelope herself put them up to sleeping with the suitors.
The act also provides $775 million to clear a massive backlog of 350,000 samples, which could help to identify guilty rapists and exculpate innocents accused of their crimes; provides money for better representation for indigent defendants in capital cases; and raises the cap on damage awards for the unjustly imprisoned from $5,000 to $50,000 in most cases and $100,000 in capital cases.