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re·mit·tance

 (rĭ-mĭt′ns)
n.
1. The sending of money to someone at a distance.
2. The sum of money sent.
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remittance

(rɪˈmɪtəns)
n
1. (Commerce) payment for goods or services received or as an allowance, esp when sent by post
2. (Commerce) the act of remitting
3. (Law) the act of remitting
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re•mit•tance

(rɪˈmɪt ns)

n.
1. the sending of money, checks, etc., to a recipient at a distance.
2. the money sent.
[1695–1705]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.remittance - a payment of money sent to a person in another place
payment - a sum of money paid or a claim discharged
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remittance

noun payment, money, fee, settlement, consideration, cheque, allowance Please enclose your remittance.
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Translations
حوالَه بَريديَّه، مَبْلَغ مُحَوَّل
úhrada
greiîslusending
úhrada

remittance

[rɪˈmɪtəns]
A. N (= payment) → pago m, giro m
B. CPD remittance advice Naviso m de pago
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remittance

[rɪˈmɪtəns] n (= payment) → paiement m
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remittance

nÜberweisung f (→ to an +acc)
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remittance

[rɪˈmɪtns] n (frm) → rimessa (di pagamento)
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remit

(rəˈmit) past tense, past participle reˈmitted verb
to send (money) usually in payment for something.
reˈmission (-ʃən) noun
1. a lessening in the severity of an illness etc.
2. a shortening of a person's prison sentence.
3. the act of remitting.
reˈmittance noun
(the sending of) money in payment for something.
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References in classic literature ?
Helena, awaiting news and remittances from home, that he had gone gunning and dreaming.
Then it came out that Jos's remittances were not paid, that the house was in difficulties, which Amelia ought to have seen before, her mother said, but she cared for nothing or nobody except Georgy.
(say) forty thousand pounds--and, I fear, no remittances to cover them.
This change made it necessary for me to send one of my servants to obtain my letters and remittances from the English consul in a certain city, which was no longer included as one of my resting-places in my new travelling scheme.
Tess postponed her arguments on this high project till she had grappled with pressing matters in hand, which seemed little improved by her remittances. When indoor necessities had been eased she turned her attention to external things.
Again: those nobles who had seen the coming storm in time, and anticipating plunder or confiscation, had made provident remittances to Tellson's, were always to be heard of there by their needy brethren.
They settled in Roville, that haven of the exile who lives upon remittances.
Fifty-two thousand rix-dollars were the remittance of Sweden and Norway; the amount is large for the country, but it would undoubtedly have been considerably increased had the subscription been opened in Christiana simultaneously with that at Stockholm.
Nothing has, as yet, turned up; and it may not surprise you, my dear Master Copperfield, so much as it would a stranger, to know that we are at present waiting for a remittance from London, to discharge our pecuniary obligations at this hotel.
The latter inconveniency defeats one purpose for which the power was originally submitted to the federal head; and as far as the former might prevent an inconvenient remittance of gold and silver to the central mint for recoinage, the end can be as well attained by local mints established under the general authority.
His answer to my letter contained a quotation from Shakespeare on the subject of thankless children, but no remittance of money.
I returned with the articles in time to hear the Cockney hinting broadly that there was a mystery about him, that he might be a gentleman's son gone wrong or something or other; also, that he was a remittance man and was paid to keep away from England--"p'yed