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restitution

Roget category 790

5. Words relating to the voluntary powers
5.9. Possessive relations
›› 5.9.2. Transfer of property

#790. Restitution

noun

restitution, returnrendition, redditionrestorationreinvestment, recuperationrehabilitation etc. (reconstruction) 660reparation, atonementcompensation, indemnification.
release, replevin [Law], redemptionrecovery etc. (getting back) 775remitter, reversion.

verb

return, restoregive back, carry back, bring backrender, render upgive uplet go, unclutchdisgorge, regorgeregurgitaterecoup, reimburse, compensate, indemnifyremit, rehabilitaterepair etc. (make good) 660.
reinvest, revest, reinstate.
redeem, recover etc. (get back) 775take back again.
revest, revert.

adjective

restoring etc. v. — recuperative etc. 660.

phrase

suum cuique [Lat.].



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