• The act of removing something.
  • A dish served to replace an earlier one during a meal; a part of a new course.
  • A division of the school, especially the form prior to last
  • A step or gradation (as in the phrase "at one remove")
  • Distance in time or space; interval.
  • Emotional distance or indifference.
  • The transfer of one's home or business to another place; a move.
  • The act of resetting a horse's shoe.


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  • From Middle English remeven, removen, from Anglo-Norman remover, removeir, from Old French remouvoir, from Latin removeo, from re- + moveo.

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