manumitter


manumitter
noun
someone who frees others from bondage
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Lincoln is known as the Great Emancipator

Syn: ↑emancipator
Derivationally related forms: ↑manumit, ↑emancipate (for: ↑emancipator)
Hypernyms: ↑liberator

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\\ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌmid.ə(r)\ noun (-s)
: one that manumits

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manumittˈer noun
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Main Entry:manumit

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • manumitter — man·u·mit·ter …   English syllables

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