World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article


Article Id: WHEBN0000324477
Reproduction Date:

Title: Remission  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia


Remission may refer to:

  • Remission (law), also known as remand, the proceedings by which a case is sent back to a lower court from which it was appealed, with instructions as to what further proceedings should be had
  • Remission (medicine), the state of absence of disease activity in patients with a chronic illness, with the possibility of return of disease activity
  • Remission (spectroscopy), the reflection or scattering of light by a material
  • Remission (theology), the absence of the power and penalty of sin, as in Hebrews 9:22
  • Remission (EP), a 1984 EP by Skinny Puppy
  • Remission (Mastodon album), the debut album by American metal band Mastodon
  • Sacrament of Penance
  • Clemency, the reduction of a prison sentence

See also

  • Re-Mission, a 2006 video game for young cancer patients
This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from World Library are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.