remise

verb
re·mise | \ ri-ˈmīz \
remised; remising

Definition of remise 

transitive verb

: to give, grant, or release a claim to : deed

First Known Use of remise

15th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for remise

Middle English remisen, borrowed from Anglo-French remis, past participle of remettre "to put back, restore (to an earlier title)," going back to Latin remittere "to send back, release, waive (a debt, punishment)" — more at remit entry 1

Middle French remis, past participle of remettre to put back, from Latin remittere to send back

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re·mise | \ ri-ˈmīz \
remised; remising

Legal Definition of remise 

: to give, grant, or release a claim to

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