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remise

v. to give up something, sometimes used in quit-claim deeds.

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remise

to give up or relinquish a right or claim.
Collins Dictionary of Law © W.J. Stewart, 2006

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.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.