dissolution of marriage
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Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


dissolution of marriage
Another term for a divorce, used in many states.
Category: Divorce & Family Law → Divorce, Child Support & Custody

Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.

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