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Noun: remise  ri'mIz
  1. An expensive or high-class hackney
  2. A small building for housing coaches and carriages and other vehicles
    - coach house, carriage house
  3. (fencing) a second thrust made on the same lunge (as when your opponent fails to riposte)

Derived forms: remises

Type of: hackney, hackney carriage, hackney coach, knife thrust, outbuilding, stab, thrust

Part of: lunge, passado, straight thrust

Encyclopedia: Remise