|v. t.||1.||To send, give, or grant back; to release a claim to; to resign or surrender by deed; to return.|
|n.||1.||(Law) A giving or granting back; surrender; return; release, as of a claim.|
|1.||A house for covered carriages; a chaise house.|
|2.||A livery carriage of a kind superior to an ordinary fiacre; - so called because kept in a remise.|
REMISE. A French word which literally means a surrendering or returning a
debt or duty.
2. It is frequently used in this sense in releases; as, "remise, release and forever quit-claim." In the French law the word remise is synonymous with our word release. Poth. Du Contr. de Change, n. 176; Dalloz, Dict, h.t.; Merl. Rep. h.t.