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exculpate in Law topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishexculpateex‧cul‧pate /ˈekskʌlpeɪt/ verb [transitive]  formalSCTPROVE to prove that someone is not guilty of somethingexculpation /ˌekskʌlˈpeɪʃən/ noun [uncountable]→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
exculpateThe grand jury exculpated local authorities for their handling of the riots.