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waive
used in Unbroken by Hillenbrand

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Definition
not enforce something to which one would otherwise be entitled
  • The treaty waived the right of former POWs and their families to seek reparations from Japan and Japanese companies that had profited from their enslavement.
    p. 391.6
waived = gave up
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