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voluntary

 [vol´un-tār″e]
accomplished in accordance with the will.

vol·un·tar·y

(vol'ŭn-tār'ē),
Relating or acting in obedience to the will; not obligatory.
[L. voluntarius, fr. voluntas, will, fr. volo, to wish]

manslaughter

Forensic medicine The unlawful, unjustifiable, and/or inexcusable, killing of one human by another, under circumstances lacking premeditation, deliberation, and express or implied malice. See Serial killer. Cf Murder.
Manslaughter  
Voluntary That which is committed voluntarily in a heat of passion
Involuntary That which occurs when a person commits an unlawful act that is not felonious or tending to cause great bodily harm, or when a person is committing a lawful act without due caution or requisite skill–eg a surgeon performing an operation while intoxicated, and inadvertently kills another

vol·un·tar·y

(vol'ŭn-tar-ē)
Relating or acting in obedience to the will; not obligatory.
[L. voluntarius, fr. voluntas, will, fr. volo, to wish]

Voluntary

An action or thought undertaken or controlled by a person's free will or choice.
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vol·un·tar·y

(vol'ŭn-tar-ē)
Relating or acting in obedience to the will; not obligatory.
[L. voluntarius, fr. voluntas, will, fr. volo, to wish]
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It is seen to be effective and harmonious when it is done voluntarily rather than forcefully enforced by law,'' said the activist, who is nearly 40 himself.
He said that former attorney general declared the voluntarily returning money got through corruption as against the constitution but the incumbent attorney general has the different standpoint.
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On Friday, Panelo said that the drug test should be taken 'voluntarily' by candidates and not by force.
Meanwhile, the management of a filling station voluntarily removed its puncture service tyre shop.
On Wednesday, an alleged CNT escaped from his camp and also voluntarily surrendered to field troops of the Army's 10th ID, Capt.
The company mentioned that the decision of its board of directors to voluntarily move the trading of its stock, was based on various factors including savings to be obtained by reducing its accounting, audit, legal and others costs.
Tsoho maintained that NJC could no longer open investigation into the matter or invite Ademola to prove his innocence to a petition that was voluntarily withdrawn by the petitioner since 2016.
"This is a minor and isolated, one-off event and, in voluntarily closing the restaurant, we are being very cautious.
The Kurdish Globe Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Deputy to Minister of Peshmarga has announced that his ministry is planning to establish two voluntarily Peshmarga battalions which would be trained by the US forces.
"We have gained control of the territory because Ukrainian troops are actively and voluntarily surrendering and leaving their positions," the DPR's Defense Ministry said.
PESHAWAR -- At least 150 shopkeepers in Karkhano Market of Peshawar weeded out encroachments voluntarily on Thursday while following the direction of administrator Municipal Corporation.