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Synonyms for remission

Synonyms for remission

the act or process of becoming less active or intense

the act or an instance of forgiving

Synonyms for remission

an abatement in intensity or degree (as in the manifestations of a disease)

a payment of money sent to a person in another place

(law) the act of remitting (especially the referral of a law case to another court)

the act of absolving or remitting

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Here the saints' self-sacrifice performs as the remissive gill.
Participants had to be in a remissive state of their disease process and have no disorder other than MS that would affect their mobility.
12) It evolved into a system of libertarian thought that has been described as remissive and therapeutic and became very influential in the human services area and particularly in contemporary educational philosophies.
But by the sixth reel, the dog has turned into a remissive figure.