Definitions for remissionrɪˈmɪʃ ən
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remission, remittal, subsidence(noun)
an abatement in intensity or degree (as in the manifestations of a disease)
"his cancer is in remission"
remittance, remittal, remission, remitment(noun)
a payment of money sent to a person in another place
remission, remitment, remit(noun)
(law) the act of remitting (especially the referral of a law case to another court)
absolution, remission, remittal, remission of sin(noun)
the act of absolving or remitting; formal redemption as pronounced by a priest in the sacrament of penance
A lessening of amount due, as in either work or money or intensity of a thing.
A pardon of a sin; the forgiveness of an offense.
An abatement or lessening of the manifestations of a disease.
Her cancer was in remission.
Referring a case back to a lower (inferior) court of law.
the act of remitting, surrendering, resigning, or giving up
discharge from that which is due; relinquishment of a claim, right, or obligation; pardon of transgression; release from forfeiture, penalty, debt, etc
diminution of intensity; abatement; relaxation
a temporary and incomplete subsidence of the force or violence of a disease or of pain, as destinguished from intermission, in which the disease completely leaves the patient for a time; abatement
the act of sending back
act of sending in payment, as money; remittance
Origin: [F. rmission, L. remissio. See Remit.]
Remission is a 1984 EP by Skinny Puppy. It was later re-released on CD with extra tracks added to make it a full-length album.
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
But people that are in complete remission tend to live significantly longer.
In the short-term, weight loss surgery procedures may be associated with substantial weight loss and remission of diabetes in up to 60 percent of patients.
... If weakness may excuse, What Murderer, what Traitor, Parricide, Incestuous, sacrilegious, but may plead it All Wickedness is Weakness That plea therefore With God or Man will gain thee no Remission.
She had been in remission so long it did n’t occur to me she could have cancer again. When it came the second time, I had three kids and one on the way. This time it became very real that I could lose her.
Last week, we were thinking hospice. Only a few weeks left. Then, with this chemo pill, we weren’t given a time frame. We’re hopeful to beat it again and go into remission and spend the rest of our lives together.
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