remissible

[ ri-mis-uh-buhl ]
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adjective
  1. that may be remitted.

Origin of remissible

1
1570–80; <Middle French <Late Latin remissibilis.See remiss, -ible

Other words from remissible

  • re·mis·si·bil·i·ty, re·mis·si·ble·ness, noun
  • non·re·mis·si·ble, adjective
  • un·re·mis·si·ble, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for remissible

remissible

/ (rɪˈmɪsəbəl) /


adjective
  1. able to be remitted

Origin of remissible

1
C16: from Latin remissibilis; see remit

Derived forms of remissible

  • remissibility or remissibleness, noun

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