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remitter (plural remitters)
- One who remits, or makes remittance.
- One who pardons.
- (law) The sending or placing back of a person to a title or right formerly held; the restitution of one who obtains possession of property under a defective title, to his rights under some valid title by virtue of which he might legally have entered into possession only by suit.
- (Can we find and add a quotation of Bouvier to this entry?)