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Verb: remand  ri'mãnd
  1. Refer (a matter or legal case) to another committee or authority or court for decision
    - remit, send back
     
  2. (law) lock up or confine, in or as in a jail
    "The suspects were remanded without trial";
    - imprison, incarcerate, lag, immure, put behind bars, jail, jug [N. Amer], gaol [Brit], put away, prison [archaic]
Noun: remand  ri'mãnd
  1. The act of sending an accused person back into custody to await trial (or the continuation of the trial)

Derived forms: remanded, remanding, remands

Type of: challenge, confine, detain, return

Encyclopedia: Remand