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She works to liberate the religious minority from persecution.
to set free — as from prison or political oppression

In chemistry liberate can specifically mean to free something (such as a gas) from a compound through chemical reaction. Even more rarely, liberate is used in a humorous way as a synonym for stealing (taking without permission).
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