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1. (of a country, etc.) autonomous or independent
2. (of jazz) totally improvised, with no preset melodic, harmonic, or rhythmic basis
3. Law of property
a. not subject to payment of rent or performance of services; freehold
b. not subject to any burden or charge, such as a mortgage or lien; unencumbered
4. Chem chemically uncombined
5. Logic denoting an occurrence of a variable not bound by a quantifier
6. Nautical (of the wind) blowing from the quarter

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Prince Henry just before his death had wrung an unwilling promise from the King his father that Raleigh should be set free. But when the Prince died the King forgot his promise.
For Raleigh promised, if he were set free, to seek once more the fabled Golden City, and this time he swore to find it and bring home treasure untold to his master the King.
In the bottle the acids were long ago resolved; the imperial dye had softened with time, as the colour grows richer in stained windows; and the glow of hot autumn afternoons on hillside vineyards, was ready to be set free and to disperse the fogs of London.
All the prisoners on account of witchcraft were set free. But the innocent dead could not be restored to life and the hill where they were executed will always remind people of the saddest and most humiliating passage in our history."
Almost every other prisoner he had ever captured had been set free or even loaded with benefits.
appears to have been bounteously treated and promptly set free. Some twenty years afterwards this man, then Lieutenant-Colonel Keith, published a sort of autobiography called `A British Officer in Burmah and Brazil.' In the place where the reader looks eagerly for some account of the mystery of St.
London-based Arab newspaper Al-Hayat reported that "122 women detainees have been set free ...
So, the expectations that the activists will be set free today following the amnesty announced by the Armenian President a few
| CAIRO, April 22 (KUNA) -- Cairo Criminal Court has ordered Egypt's former tourism minister Zohair Jarana to be set free, but he still faces retrial in two corruption cases.
Algerie-Focus say that while the majority of Algerian employees were set free on Wednesday morning, a number of foreign workers are still being kept hostage.
Beavering away when the first beaver family was set free in Knapdale forest, Argyllshire, at the start of a five-year-trial.
Summary: Laayun - Two law enforcement officers, wounded by trouble-makers during the intervention on Monday morning to set free citizens held captive in the Gdiem Izike camp (near Laayun), died of their injuries on Wednesday, a hospital source said.