[ dih-mish-uhn ]
/ dɪˈmɪʃ ən /
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How to use demission in a sentence
On the morrow morning, Roland, so long steeped to the lips in disgust and chagrin, sends in his demission.
There is, however, one case of demission for which a special law has been enacted.The Principles of Masonic Law|Albert G. Mackey
British Dictionary definitions for demission
/ (dɪˈmɪʃən) /
rare relinquishment of or abdication from an office, responsibility, etc
Word Origin for demission
C16: from Anglo-French dimissioun, from Latin dīmissiō a dismissing; see dismiss
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