Definition of redemise in US English:

redemise

noun

Law
  • The transfer of land back to the original owner or lessor; an instance of this.

verb

Law
  • with object To transfer (land) back to the original owner or lessor.

Origin

Mid 17th century. From re- + demise. Compare later redemise<br>late 17th century. From re- + demise. Compare post-classical Latin redimittere.

Pronunciation

redemise

/ˈriːdɪmʌɪz/