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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The sending of money to someone at a distance.
  • n. The sum of money sent.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A payment to a remote recipient.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act of transmitting money, bills, or the like, esp. to a distant place, as in satisfaction of a demand, or in discharge of an obligation.
  • n. The sum or thing remitted.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of transmitting money, bills, or the like, to another place.
  • n. A sum, bills, etc., remitted in payment.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a payment of money sent to a person in another place

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