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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of sending an accused person back into custody to await trial (or the continuation of the trial) v. - Refer (a matter or legal case) to another committee or authority or court for decision; Lock up or confine, in or as in a jail.

Usage examples (38)
  • In the case of the whistleblower the court used the word "remand," rather than "arrest."
  • A remand is generally not regarded as a victory.
  • Shall we remand him to the servitude of the South?
  • "And I do not oppose the remand," said Dr Jolliffe. for more
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