Exempting
Exempt Ex*empt", v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Exempted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Exempting}.] [F. exempter. See {Exempt}, a.] 1. To remove; to set apart. [Obs.] --Holland. [1913 Webster]

2. To release or deliver from some liability which others are subject to; to except or excuse from he operation of a law; to grant immunity to; to free from obligation; to release; as, to exempt from military duty, or from jury service; to exempt from fear or pain. [1913 Webster]

Death So snatched will not exempt us from the pain We are by doom to pay. --Milton. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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