re mise

remise

[ri-mahyz]
verb (used with object), remised, remising. Law.
to give up a claim to; surrender by deed.

Origin:
1475–85; < Middle French, feminine past participle of remettre to put back, deliver < Latin remittere to remit

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remise (rɪˈmaɪz)
 
vb
1.  (tr) law to give up or relinquish (a right, claim, etc); surrender
2.  fencing to make a renewed thrust on the same lunge after the first has missed
 
n
3.  fencing a second thrust made on the same lunge after the first has missed
4.  obsolete a hired carriage
5.  obsolete a coach house
 
[C17: from French remettre to put back, from Latin remittere to send back, from re- + mittere to send]

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