1) a loosening, relaxing
1a) spoken of a more tolerable condition in captivity, to be held in less vigorous confinement
1b) relief, rest, from persecutions
Part of Speech: noun feminine
Citing in TDNT: 1:367, 60
From G447; relaxation or (figuratively) relief: - eased, liberty, rest.
|b some freedom||37.137|
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