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Definition 1: (fencing) a second thrust made on the same lunge (as when your opponent fails to riposte) - [noun denoting act]

(remise is a kind of ...) a strong blow with a knife or other sharp pointed instrument

"one strong stab to the heart killed him"

(... is part of remise) (fencing) an attacking thrust made with one foot forward and the back leg straight and with the sword arm outstretched forward

(remise belongs to category ...) the art or sport of fighting with swords (especially the use of foils or epees or sabres to score points under a set of rules)

Definition 2: a small building for housing coaches and carriages and other vehicles - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for remise in the sense of this definition

(remise is a kind of ...) a building that is subordinate to and separate from a main building

Definition 3: an expensive or high-class hackney - [noun denoting artifact]

(remise is a kind of ...) a carriage for hire

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