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

  • n. Remission.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Anything remitted; remittance

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A remitting; a giving up; surrender.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A remitting; a giving up; surrender.
  • n. The act of sending, as money; remittance.

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

  • n. the act of absolving or remitting; formal redemption as pronounced by a priest in the sacrament of penance
  • n. a payment of money sent to a person in another place
  • n. an abatement in intensity or degree (as in the manifestations of a disease)


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