Reparation

Definition of Reparation

Rep`a`ra´tion   Pronunciation: ~r?´sh?n
make reparation, pay reparations, ormake reparations.
I am sensible of the scandal I have given by my loose writings, and make what reparation I am able.
- Dryden.
n.1.The act of renewing, restoring, etc., or the state of being renewed or repaired; as, the reparation of a bridge or of a highway; - in this sense, repair is oftener used.
2.The act of making amends or giving satisfaction or compensation for a wrong, injury, etc.; also, the thing done or given; amends; satisfaction; indemnity; -used, e.g. in the phrase

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