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Definitions of vacate:

part of speech: verb intransitive

To give up a house, office, etc.; colloquially, to go a way.

part of speech: present participle


part of speech: verb transitive

To make empty; give up the possession of; as, to vacate a house; to nullify or make void.

part of speech: verb transitive

To leave empty: to quit possession of.

part of speech: verb

To make empty; to withdraw from; to annul.

part of speech: past tense, past participle


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To pair off, to separate from a company in pairs; in Parliament, applied to two members of opposite political opinions when they agree to absent themselves from divisions of the House for a specified time in order to neutralise each other's votes; the term is similarly applied to electors, & c., of opposite views who agree mutually to refrain from voting. ...

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