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 for exculpated
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  exculpated \exculpated\ adj.
     freed from any question of guilt; having suspicion of guilt
     eliminated.
  
     Syn: absolved, cleared, exonerated, vindicated.
          [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Exculpate \Ex*cul"pate\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Exculpated, p.
     pr. & vb. n.. Exculpating (?).] [L. ex out + culpatus, p.
     p. of culpare to find fault with, to blame, culpa fault. See
     Culpable.]
     To clear from alleged fault or guilt; to prove to be
     guiltless; to relieve of blame; to acquit.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           He exculpated himself from being the author of the
           heroic epistle.                          --Mason.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           I exculpate him further for his writing against me.
                                                    --Milman.
  
     Syn: To exonerate; absolve; clear; acquit; excuse; vindicate;
          justify.
          [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  exculpated
      adj 1: freed from any question of guilt; "is absolved from all
             blame"; "was now clear of the charge of cowardice"; "his
             official honor is vindicated" [syn: absolved, clear,
             cleared, exculpated, exonerated, vindicated]

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