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Definition 1: the act of absolving or remitting; formal redemption as pronounced by a priest in the sacrament of penance - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for remission of sin in the sense of this definition

(remission of sin is a kind of ...) (theology) the act of delivering from sin or saving from evil

(... is a kind of remission of sin ) the remission by the pope of the temporal punishment in purgatory that is still due for sins even after absolution

"in the Middle Ages the unrestricted sale of indulgences by pardoners became a widespread abuse"

(... is part of remission of sin) a Catholic sacrament; repentance and confession and atonement and absolution

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