Abligate Ab"li*gate, v. t. [L. ab + ligatus, p. p. of ligare to tie.] To tie up so as to hinder from. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

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  • abligate — † ˈabligate, v. Obs. 0 [f. L. ab from + ligāt ppl. stem of ligare to bind.] ‘To bind or tye up from,’ Bailey, vol. II. 1731, whence in Johnson 1755 …   Useful english dictionary

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