remissively

remissive

[ri-mis-iv]
adjective
1.
characterized by remission or decrease.
2.
producing or granting pardon or remission.

Origin:
1375–1425; late Middle English: bringing about muscle relaxation < Medieval Latin remissīvus. See remiss, -ive

remissively, adverb
remissiveness, noun
unremissive, adjective
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remission or remittal (rɪˈmɪʃən, rɪˈmɪtəl)
 
n
1.  the act of remitting or state of being remitted
2.  a reduction of the term of a sentence of imprisonment, as for good conduct: he got three years' remission
3.  forgiveness for sin
4.  discharge or release from penalty, obligation, etc
5.  lessening of intensity; abatement, as in the severity of symptoms of a disease
 
remittal or remittal
 
n
 
re'missive or remittal
 
adj
 
re'missively or remittal
 
adv

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