1. the release or relinquishment of a claim, action, right, or title
2. a deed or other legal paper in which a person relinquishes to another a claim or title to some property or right
without guaranteeing or warranting such title
: in full quitclaim deed
3. to give up a claim or title to, esp. by a quitclaim deed
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