emancipist definition

  • noun:
    • In penal colonies of very early Australia, a convict who was simply pardoned for good conduct; occasionally inclusively a convict whose sentence had completed, though one ended up being much more typically called an expiree.
    • A freed convict.
    • A convict in a European penal colony who has been pardoned or emancipated.
    • In penal colonies of very early Australian Continent, a convict who was simply pardoned permanently conduct; often inclusively a convict whose sentence had finished, though one had been much more usually called an expiree.
    • A freed convict.
    • A convict in a European penal colony that has been pardoned or emancipated.

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