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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR REMAND

Yes,” said the magistrate, looking up, “we remand the case for a week.

But we got a remand, and that gave us a chance to get his photograph and prints for the records.

When the news of her father's remand reaches Maria, it overwhelms her with grief.

No, I will remand you to the guard-house until I can find employment for you.

When it was over, he did not remand the good man to his cell.

They are not always so frank as you find them in the Remand Homes.

They have been taught that a Democratic victory will remand them to slavery.

If you desire to call evidence for the defence I will remand the case.

Then he could remand you to jail for six months by paying your keep.

When they had told what they knew, a remand was granted for a week.

WORD ORIGIN

mid-15c., from Middle French remander "send for again" (12c.) or directly from Late Latin remandare "to send back word, repeat a command," from Latin re- "back" (see re-) + mandare "to consign, order, commit to one's charge" (see mandate (n.)). Specifically in law, "send back (a prisoner) on refusing an application for discharge." Related: Remanded; remanding.

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