remission

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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (medicine)
a. la remisión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
His cancer is in remission after undergoing an experimental therapy.Su cáncer está en remisión después de someterse a una terapia experimental.
2. (religious)
a. la remisión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
The pastor gave a sermon on the remission of sins.El pastor dio un sermón sobre la remisión de los pecados.
b. el perdón
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
The nun told him that in order to be granted remission, he must first confess.La monja le dijo que para que se le conceda el perdón, primero debe confesarse.
3. (legal) (United Kingdom)
a. la reducción de la pena
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
The prisoner was granted a remission of one third for good behavior.Al prisionero se le concedió una reducción de la pena de un tercio por el buen comportamiento.
b. el perdón
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
Parliament granted him a remission for his crimes.Parlamento le concedió un perdón por sus delitos.
c. la exoneración
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
The judge issued a resolution of remission in the case.El juez emitió una resolución de exoneración en el caso.
4. (finance) (United Kingdom)
a. la exoneración
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
Debt remission is an alternative to bankruptcy.La exoneración de la deuda es una alternativa a la quiebra.
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remission
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (law)
a. la reducción de la pena
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
2. (of disease)
a.
to be in remissionhaber remitido
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remission [rɪˈmɪʃən]
noun
1 (Rel) (forgiveness) remisión (f); perdón (m); (gen) (annulment) exoneración (f)
remission of sins remisión or perdón de los pecados
2 (Britain) (shortening of prison sentence) disminución (f) de pena
3 (Med)
to be in remission [+sick person] haberse recuperado (temporalmente); [+disease] remitir; estar en fase de remisión
So far she is in remission, but we have been warned that the cancer can return any time ...Ms Coe, who is now in remission from the disease Although Gemma has been clear for three years, doctors say she must be clear for five before they can be as certain as is possible that her cancer is in remission
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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