- /rəˈmɪtə/ (say ruh'mituh)
1. someone who makes a remittance.
2. Law the principle or operation by which a person who enters on an estate by a defective title, and who previously had an earlier and more valid title to it, is adjudged to hold it by the earlier and more valid one.
3. Law the act of remitting a case to another court for decision.
4. restoration, as to a former right or condition.
Australian English dictionary. 2014.
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remitter — re·mit·ter 1 n [Anglo French, from remitter to remit]: remittitur remitter 2 n: one that remits; specif: one that sends a remittance Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 … Law dictionary
Remitter — Re*mit ter ( t?r), n. 1. One who remits. Specifically: (a) One who pardons. (b) One who makes remittance. [1913 Webster] 2. (Law) The sending or placing back of a person to a title or right he had before; the restitution of one who obtains… … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
remitter — 1540s, agent noun from REMIT (Cf. remit) … Etymology dictionary
remitter — /ramitar/ The relation back of a later defective title to an earlier valid title. Remitter occurs where he who has the true property or jus proprietatis in lands, but is out of possession thereof, and has no right to enter without recovering… … Black's law dictionary
remitter — noun see remit I … New Collegiate Dictionary
remitter — /ri mit euhr/, n. 1. Law. a. the principle or operation by which a person who enters on an estate by a defective title, and who previously had an earlier and more valid title to it, is adjudged to hold it by the earlier and more valid one. b. the … Universalium
remitter — noun One who remits … Wiktionary
remitter — re mitÂ·ter || rÉª mÉªtÉ™(r) n. forgiver, absolver; one who releases, discharger; abater, reducer; sender, dispatcher … English contemporary dictionary
Remitter — An ISO term. The party which is the source of funds in a payment order … International financial encyclopaedia
remitter — re·mit·ter … English syllables