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(archaic) Resignation; abdication.
Middle English dimissioun from Anglo-Norman from Latin dīmissiō dīmissiōn- dismissal from dīmissus past participle of dīmittere to release demit
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
From French démission, from Latin dēmissiō, from dēmittō.
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