restitution: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (res"ti-t'shun, -ty'-), [key]
- reparation made by giving an equivalent or compensation for loss, damage, or injury caused; indemnification.
- the restoration of property or rights previously taken away, conveyed, or surrendered.
- restoration to the former or original state or position.
- the return to an original physical condition, esp. after elastic deformation.
- restitution (Thesaurus)