remotion
noun Date: 15th century 1. the quality or state of being remote 2. the act of removing ; removal 3. obsolete departure

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  • Remotion — Re*mo tion (r? m? sh?n), n. [L. remotio. See {Remove}.] 1. The act of removing; removal. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] This remotion of the duke and her Is practice only. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. The state of being remote; remoteness. [R.] [1913 Webster]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Remotion — (lat.), Entfernung, besonders Absetzung von einem Amt oder Verabschiedung wider den Willen des Beamten; vgl. Disziplinargewalt …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Remotion — Remotiōn (lat.), Entfernung, Entlassung …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • remotion — index removal Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • remotion — [ri mō′shən] n. [ME remocion < L remotio < remotus: see REMOVE] 1. the act of removing; removal 2. Obs. the act of departing; departure …   English World dictionary

  • remotion — /ri moh sheuhn/, n. 1. the act of removing; removal. 2. Obs. departure. [1350 1400; ME remosion < L remotion (s. of remotio) a putting back, removing. See REMOTE, ION] * * * …   Universalium

  • remotion — noun /rɪˈməʊʃən/ remoteness , 1605: This act persuades me / That this remotion of the Duke and her / Is practice only. William Shakespeare, King Lear, II.ii …   Wiktionary

  • remotion — n. [L. re, again; motus, move] (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) In leg movements, the corresponding movement of the coxa …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • Remotion — Re|mo|ti|on 〈f. 20; veraltet〉 Entfernung (aus einem Amt), Absetzung [<lat. remotio „das Zurückbewegen, Beseitigung, Entfernung“; zu removere „zurückbewegen, entfernen“] * * * Re|mo|ti|on, die; , en [lat. remotio, eigtl. = das Zurückbewegen, zu …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Remotion — Fjernelse, afsættelse …   Danske encyklopædi

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