Remittal - definition, pronunciation

Amer.   American pronunciation of the word remittal

noun

- a payment of money sent to a person in another place (syn: remission, remitment, remittance)
- an abatement in intensity or degree (as in the manifestations of a disease) (syn: remission, subsidence)
- the act of absolving or remitting; formal redemption as pronounced by a priest in the sacrament of penance (syn: absolution, remission)

Examples

...a king who was once obliged to do public penance for the remittal of his sins...

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