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[ri-mis-uh-buh l]
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  1. that may be remitted.
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Origin of remissible

1570–80; < Middle French < Late Latin remissibilis. See remiss, -ible
Related formsre·mis·si·bil·i·ty, re·mis·si·ble·ness, nounnon·re·mis·si·ble, adjectiveun·re·mis·si·ble, adjective
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Related Words for remissible

probable, acceptable, logical, admissible, valid, understandable, legitimate, reasonable, lawful, proper, defensible, allowable, excusable, fair, fit, forgivable, licit, pardonable, right, rightful

British Dictionary definitions for remissible


  1. able to be remitted
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Derived Formsremissibility or remissibleness, noun

Word Origin for remissible

C16: from Latin remissibilis; see remit
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