One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
That absolves or acquits a person or thing; that grants absolution; of or relating to absolution.
Early 17th century; earliest use found in Richard Sheldon (d. ?1642). From classical Latin absolūtōrius favouring or securing acquittal, effecting a cure from absolūt-, past participial stem of absolvere + -ōrius.
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