excusal


excusal
ex·cus·al /ik-'skyü-zəl/ n: the act or an instance of excusing
excusal of a juror compare challenge

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

excusal
index condonation, release, waiver

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

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