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remit
used in The Witch of Blackbird Pond

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Definition
to forgive
  • "'Tis the truth, Sam," he observed. "The lad risked the penalty to see justice done. I suggest you remit the sentence."
    p. 223.4
remit = cancel

(editor's note:  In this context, sentence is a synonym for legal punishment.)
There are no more uses of "remit" in The Witch of Blackbird Pond.

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