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REMISSNESS Definition & Legal Meaning

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This term imports the doing of the act in question in a tardy, neg- ligent, or careless manner; but it does not apply to the entire omission or forbearance of the act Baldwin v. United States Tel. Co., G Abb. Prac. N. S. (N. Y.) 423.


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