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remittal

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1 a payment of money sent to a person in another place [syn: remittance, remission, remitment]
2 an abatement in intensity or degree (as in the manifestations of a disease); "his cancer is in remission" [syn: remission, subsidence]
3 the act of absolving or remitting; formal redemption as pronounced by a priest in the sacrament of penance [syn: absolution, remission, remission of sin]
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