[ dih-mish-uhn ]
/ dɪˈmɪʃ ən /
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Example sentences from the Web for demission
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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