What Does Emancipation Mean?


Emancipation generally means freeing or liberating someone from the control of another. It is the act of setting free from the power of another, from slavery, subjection, or controlling influence. It can be applied in several contexts: the emancipation of slaves, the emancipation of minors, the emancipation of a person from prejudices, the emancipation of the mind from superstition, among others.
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the act of emancipating.
the state or fact of being emancipated.
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