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renvoi

[ren-voi] /rɛnˈvɔɪ/
noun
1.
the expulsion by a government of an alien, especially a foreign diplomat, from the country.
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; < French: a return, derivative of renvoyer to send back. See re-, envoy1
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renvoi

/rɛnˈvɔɪ/
noun
1.
the referring of a dispute or other legal question to a jurisdiction other than that in which it arose
Word Origin
C17: from French: a sending back, from renvoyer, from re- + envoyer to send; see envoy1
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