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      vb   , -mits, -mitting, -mitted  
Archaic, and     (Scot)  
1    to resign (an office, position, etc.)  
2    tr   to dismiss  
     (C16: from Latin dimittere to send forth, discharge, renounce, from di-2 + mittere to send)  
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demist, demerit, demister, demi-

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