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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 remittal in the sense of this definition

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

(... is a kind of remittal ) 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 remittal) a Catholic sacrament; repentance and confession and atonement and absolution

Definition 2: an abatement in intensity or degree (as in the manifestations of a disease) - [noun denoting event]

Samples where remittal or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • his cancer is in remission

Synonyms for remittal in the sense of this definition

(remittal is a kind of ...) an interruption in the intensity or amount of something

(... is a kind of remittal ) the subsidence of swelling or other signs of inflammation (especially in a lung)

Definition 3: a payment of money sent to a person in another place - [noun denoting possession]

Synonyms for remittal in the sense of this definition

(remittal is a kind of ...) a sum of money paid or a claim discharged

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