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Definition of "remotion" [re•mo•tion]

  • The act of removing; removal. (noun)
  • The state of being remote. (noun)
  • Obsolete Departure. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "remotion" in a sentence
  • "Greed is remotion of inhabitants by military force, as centuries ago argentines were removed."
  • "We know God from creatures as their principle, and also by way of excellence and remotion."
  • "In natural theology, we can only explain "by way of negation and remotion" what that means."