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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. (law) a circumstance that does not exonerate a person but which reduces the penalty associated with the offense;


WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

mitigating circumstance n 1: (law) a circumstance that does not exonerate a person but which reduces the penalty associated with the offense