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Definition of remand verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

remand

 verb
verb
NAmE//rɪˈmænd//
 
[usually passive] remand somebody (+ adv./prep.)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they remand
 
he / she / it remands
 
past simple remanded
 
-ing form remanding
 
 
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to send someone away from a court to wait for their trial that will take place at a later date The two men were charged with burglary and remanded in custody (= sent to prison until their trial). She was remanded on bail (= allowed to go free until the trial after leaving a sum of money with the court).
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: remand

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