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EXEMPT Definition & Legal Meaning

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v. To relieve, excuse, or set free from a duty or service imposed upon thegeneral class to which the individual exempted belongs; as to exempt from militia service.See 1 St. at Large, 272.To relieve certain classes of property from liability to sale on execution.

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