[ verb ] refer (a matter or legal case) to another committee or authority or court for decision


send_back remit

Used in print

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On the basis of the findings which led to this conclusion , the Court remanded the case to the District_Court to determine the appropriate relief .

The sole guidance given the Court for discharging the task committed to it was this : `` The judgment must therefore be reversed and the cause remanded to the District_Court for a determination , after further hearing , of the equitable relief necessary and appropriate in the public interest to eliminate the effects of the acquisition offensive to the statute .

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challenge remission

[ verb ] lock up or confine, in or as in a jail


"The suspects were imprisoned without trial" "the murderer was incarcerated for the rest of his life"

[ noun ] the act of sending an accused person back into custody to await trial (or the continuation of the trial)

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return imprison