A release or extinguishment of a debt. It is conventional, when it is expressly granted to the debtor by a creditor having a capacity to alienate; or tacit, when the creditor voluntarily surrenders to his debtor the original title, under private signature constituting the obligation. A diminution or abatement of symptoms of a disease; also the period during which such diminution occurs. In re Meyers, 410 Pa. 455, 189 A.2d 852, 862.
Forgiveness or condonation of an offense or injury. At common law, the act by which a forfeiture or penalty is forgiven. United States v. Morris, 23 U.S. (10 Wheat.) 246, 6 L.Ed. 314

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