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Remise \Re*mise"\ (r?-m?z"), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Remised (-m?zd"); p. pr. & vb. n. Remising.] [F. remise delivery, surrender, fr. remettre to put back, deliver, L. remittere. See Remit.] To send, give, or grant back; to release a claim to; to resign or surrender by deed; to return. --Blackstone. [1913 Webster]
Remise \Re*mise"\, n. (Law) A giving or granting back; surrender; return; release, as of a claim. [1913 Webster]
Remise \Re*mise"\, n.
A house for covered carriages; a chaise house. --Sterne. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]
A livery carriage of a kind superior to an ordinary fiacre; -- so called because kept in a remise. --Cooper. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]



  1. The repetition or return of the opening material later in a composition.
  2. A renewal of a failed action, without withdrawing the arm.


  1. To surrender all interest in a property by executing a deed, to quitclaim.



Remise may refer to:
remise in French: Remise
remise in Dutch: Remise
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