Definition of REMISE


REMISE

A French word which literally means a surrendering or
returning a debt or duty.


2. It is frequently used in this sense in releases; as, "remise, release
and forever quit-claim." In the French law the word remise is synonymous with
our word release. Poth. Du Contr. de Change, n. 176; Dalloz, Dict, h. t.; Merl.
Rep. h. t.




Source: Bouviers Law Dictionary 1856 Edition

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