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commute
used in To Kill a Mockingbird

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Definition
to exchange a penalty for one that is less severe
  • "He'll go to the chair," said Atticus, "unless the Governor commutes his sentence."
    p. 293.8
commutes = exchanges a punishment for a less severe punishment
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