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Engelsk navneord: extenuation

1. extenuation (om kommunikation) a partial excuse to mitigate censure; an attempt to represent an offense as less serious than it appears by showing mitigating circumstances


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)mitigation


Mindre specifikke termeralibi, exculpation, excuse, self-justification

2. extenuation (om handling) to act in such a way as to cause an offense to seem less serious


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)mitigation, palliation


Mindre specifikke termerdecrease, diminution, reduction, step-down









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