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Meaning of Dispensation
An exemption from some law, a permission to do something forbidden; an allowance to omit something commenced. The canonistic name for a license .
Dispensation Alternative Definition
A relaxation of law for the benefit or advantage of an Individual. In the United States, no power exists, except In the legislature, to dispense with law; and then it is not so much a dispensation as a change of the law.
Synonyms of Dispensation
(Act of dispensing), noun
- fair sharing
- carte blanche
- certificate of exemption
- deliberate omission
- exception in favor of
- exemption from law
- relaxation of law
- release from obligation
- special privilege
- Associated Concepts: concession
- special dispensation
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