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1    the voluntary relinquishment, expressly or by implication, of some claim or right  
2    the act or an instance of relinquishing a claim or right  
3    a formal statement in writing of such relinquishment  
     (C17: from Old Northern French weyver to relinquish, waive)  
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abandonment, abdication, disclaimer, giving up, relinquishment, remission, renunciation, resignation, setting aside, surrender  

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waive, waver, wailer, waiter

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