The words remittance, remittants sound the same but have different meanings and spellings. Why do remittance, remittants sound the same even though they are completely different words?
The answer is simple: remittance, remittants are homophones of the English language.
The sending of money to someone at a distance.
The sum of money sent.
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Definitions from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition and Wordnik.
Homophones (literally "same sound") are usually defined as words that share the same pronunciation, regardless of how they are spelled.