remittal

noun
re·​mit·​tal | \ ri-ˈmi-tᵊl How to pronounce remittal (audio) \

Definition of remittal

Examples of remittal in a Sentence

a king who was once obliged to do public penance for the remittal of his sins

First Known Use of remittal

1596, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for remittal

remit entry 1 + -al entry 2

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“Remittal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/remittal. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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