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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (3)

1. the act of liberating someone or something;
[syn: liberation, release, freeing]

2. the attempt to achieve equal rights or status;
- Example: "she worked for women's liberation"

3. the termination of someone's employment (leaving them free to depart);
[syn: dismissal, dismission, discharge, firing, liberation, release, sack, sacking]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Liberation \Lib`er*a"tion\ (l[i^]b`[~e]r*[=a]"sh[u^]n), n. [L. liberatio: cf. F. lib['e]ration. Cf. Livraison.] The act of liberating or the state of being liberated. [1913 Webster] This mode of analysis requires perfect liberation from all prejudged system. --Pownall. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

liberation n 1: the act of liberating someone or something [syn: liberation, release, freeing] 2: the attempt to achieve equal rights or status; "she worked for women's liberation" 3: the termination of someone's employment (leaving them free to depart) [syn: dismissal, dismission, discharge, firing, liberation, release, sack, sacking]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

79 Moby Thesaurus words for "liberation": abstraction, annexation, appropriation, boosting, break, breakout, broad-mindedness, conversion, conveyance, deliverance, delivery, emancipation, embezzlement, emergence, enfranchisement, enfranchising, escape, escapism, evasion, extrication, filching, flight, fraud, free thought, freeing, freethinking, getaway, graft, issuance, issue, jailbreak, latitudinarianism, leak, leakage, liberalism, libertarianism, libertinism, lifesaving, lifting, loosing, open-mindedness, outlet, pilferage, pilfering, pinching, poaching, prisonbreak, ransom, recovery, redemption, release, releasing, rescue, rescuing, retrieval, riddance, salvage, salvation, saving, scrounging, setting-free, shoplifting, snatching, sneak thievery, snitching, stealage, stealing, swindle, swiping, theft, thievery, thieving, tolerance, toleration, unbigotedness, unchaining, unfettering, unshackling, vent
Bouvier's Law Dictionary, Revised 6th Ed (1856):

LIBERATION, civil law. This term is synonymous with payment. Dig. 50, 16, 47. It is the extinguishment of a contract by which he who was bound become's free, or liberated. Wolff, Dr. de la Nat. Sec. 749.