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verb (used with object)
to renounce or surrender (a possession, right, etc.):
to relinquish the throne.
to give up; put aside or desist from:
to relinquish a plan.
to let go; release:
to relinquish one’s hold.
verb (transitive)
to give up (a task, struggle, etc); abandon
to surrender or renounce (a claim, right, etc)
to release; let go


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