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res·ti·tu·tion

 (rĕs′tĭ-to͞o′shən, -tyo͞o′-)
n.
1. The act of restoring to the rightful owner something that has been taken away, lost, or surrendered.
2. The act of making good or compensating for loss, damage, or injury; indemnification.
3. A return to or restoration of a previous state or position.
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restitution

(ˌrɛstɪˈtjuːʃən)
n
1. the act of giving back something that has been lost or stolen
2. (Law) law the act of compensating for loss or injury by reverting as far as possible to the position before such injury occurred
3. (General Physics) the return of an object or system to its original state, esp a restoration of shape after elastic deformation
[C13: from Latin rēstitūtiō, from rēstituere to rebuild, from re- + statuere to set up]
ˈrestiˌtutive, ˌrestiˈtutory adj
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res•ti•tu•tion

(ˌrɛs tɪˈtu ʃən, -ˈtyu-)

n.
1. reparation made by giving an equivalent or compensation for loss, damage, or injury caused.
2. the restoration of property or rights previously taken away, conveyed, or surrendered.
3. restoration to the former or original state or position.
[1350–1400; Middle English restitucioun < Old French restitution < Latin restitūtiō rebuilding, restoration]
res′ti•tute`, v.t., v.i. -tut•ed, -tut•ing.
res′ti•tu`tive, adj.
syn: See redress.
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restitution

The process of determining the true planimetric position of objects whose images appear on photographs.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.restitution - a sum of money paid in compensation for loss or injuryrestitution - a sum of money paid in compensation for loss or injury
compensation - something (such as money) given or received as payment or reparation (as for a service or loss or injury)
relief - (law) redress awarded by a court; "was the relief supposed to be protection from future harm or compensation for past injury?"
actual damages, compensatory damages, general damages - (law) compensation for losses that can readily be proven to have occurred and for which the injured party has the right to be compensated
nominal damages - (law) a trivial sum (usually $1.00) awarded as recognition that a legal injury was sustained (as for technical violations of a contract)
exemplary damages, punitive damages, smart money - (law) compensation in excess of actual damages (a form of punishment awarded in cases of malicious or willful misconduct)
atonement, expiation, satisfaction - compensation for a wrong; "we were unable to get satisfaction from the local store"
2.restitution - the act of restoring something to its original state
fixing, repair, mend, mending, reparation, fix, fixture - the act of putting something in working order again
3.restitution - getting something back again; "upon the restitution of the book to its rightful owner the child was given a tongue lashing"
acquisition - the act of contracting or assuming or acquiring possession of something; "the acquisition of wealth"; "the acquisition of one company by another"
clawback - finding a way to take money back from people that they were given in another way; "the Treasury will find some clawback for the extra benefits members received"
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restitution

noun
2. return, return, replacement, restoration, reinstatement, re-establishment, reinstallation the restitution of their equal rights as citizens
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restitution

noun
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Translations
إعادَة الشيء إلى صاحِبِه، تَعْويض
náhrada
erstatning
òaî aî skila e-u; bætur
nuosavybės teisių atkūrimasnuostolių padengimas
atpakaļatdošana
ödemetazmin

restitution

[ˌrestɪˈtjuːʃən] N
1. (= return) → restitución f
to make restitution of sth to sbrestituir algo a algn, devolver algo a algn
2. (= compensation) to make restitution to sb for sthindemnizar a algn por algo
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restitution

n
(= giving back)Rückgabe f; (of money)Rückerstattung f, → Rückgabe f; to make restitution of something (form)etw zurückgeben/zurückerstatten; restitution of conjugal rights (Jur) → Wiederherstellung fder ehelichen Gemeinschaft
(= reparation)Schadenersatz m, → Entschädigung f
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restitution

[ˌrɛstɪˈtjuːʃn] n (act) → restituzione f; (reparation) → riparazione f
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

restitution

(restiˈtjuːʃən) noun
the act of giving back to a person etc what has been taken away, or the giving of money etc to pay for damage, loss or injury.
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Similarly, in the so-called restitutive readings of again sentences, again pertains only to that part of the meaning of a change-of-state predicate that specifies the aftermath of the change of state.
Enright's retrospective treatments of women have restitutive value, and they comply with recent feminist injunctions to reinsert the woman as agent at historical moments where she was excluded from the official records.
Conrad represents the second and third type of generational memories depicted by Arostegui: the reconciliatory and the restitutive. He represents the generations of reconciliation as overcoming of the collective trauma...
Durkheim refers to Law when he differentiates between organic and mechanical solidarity; he considers the Law as restitutive and coercive, respectively, and neglects real Law--the relationship between the individual and things.
Certainly, this is not to say that the pursuit of restitutive justice by early modern Christians was unknown outside of a more or less proscribed ideological sphere of transgression.
It clarifies the concept of global justice and its retributive, protective, and restitutive aspects which are undermined by the shortcomings of political engagements, international responsibilities and constitutional adjustments reflecting international, regional and national realities.
(13) According to Sandler, the principal environmental virtues are compassion, care for nature, nonmaleficence, ecological sensitivity, and restitutive (ecological) justice.
Matsumoto, "Discrete element method simulation of the restitutive characteristics of a steel spherical projectile from a particulate aggregation," JSME International Journal, Series A: Solid Mechanics and Material Engineering, vol.
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