duty

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remove from a duty or guilt absolve
physical ouster of a tenant from the leased premises; the tenant is relieved of any further duty to pay rent actual eviction
duty that you are assigned to perform (especially in the armed forces) assignment , duty assignment
(maritime law) a fraudulent breach of duty by the master of a ship that injures the owner of the ship or its cargo; includes every breach of trust such as stealing or sinking or deserting the ship or embezzling the cargo barratry
jewish female who has reached the age of religious duty; the ceremony bas mitzvah
person whose duty is to throw troublemakers out of a bar or public meeting bouncer , chucker-out
breach of a legal duty; failure to do something that is required in a contract breach of contract
violation (either through fraud or negligence) by a trustee of a duty that equity requires of him breach of trust
duty of proving a disputed charge burden of proof
order to report for military duty call up
demand especially in the phrase the call of duty call , claim
soldier from duty, to dismiss a cashier
moral principle that behavior should be determined by duty categorical imperative
duty imposed on imported, exported goods charge , customs , levy , tariff , tax , toll
specific piece of work required to be done as a duty or for a specific fee chore , job , task
unethical situation involving public duty and personal interest conflict of interest
highest U.S. military decoration awarded for bravery and valor in action `above and beyond the call of duty' Congressional Medal of Honor , Medal of Honor
comprises all acts or omissions or concealments involving breach of equitable or legal duty or trust or confidence constructive fraud , legal fraud
member of a group whose duty it is to convene meetings convener
inducement (as of a public official) by improper means (as bribery) to violate duty (as by commiting a felony) corruption
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