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remission
used in The Iliad by Homer - (translated by: Pope)

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Definition
a decrease in intensity — most typically of a disease or (especially in the UK) the length of a prison sentence
  • A train of heroes followed through the field, Who bore by turns great Ajax' sevenfold shield; Whene'er he breathed, remissive of his might, Tired with the incessant slaughters of the fight.
    Book 13 (84% in)

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