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Expunge

expunge vt

ex·punged
ex·pung·ing
: to cancel out or destroy completely [ the court records of an acquitted defendant]
ex·punge·ment n



Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.

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