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Definition of Restitution

Restitution
Restitution Res`ti*tu"tion (r?s`t?*t?"sh?n), n. [F. restitution, L. restitutio. See Restitute, v.] 1. The act of restoring anything to its rightful owner, or of making good, or of giving an equivalent for any loss, damage, or injury; indemnification. A restitution of ancient rights unto the crown. --Spenser. He restitution to the value makes. --Sandys. 2. That which is offered or given in return for what has been lost, injured, or destroved; compensation. 3. (Physics) The act of returning to, or recovering, a former state; as, the restitution of an elastic body. 4. (Med.) The movement of rotetion which usually occurs in childbirth after the head has been delivered, and which causes the latter to point towards the side to which it was directed at the beginning of labor. Syn: Restoration; return; indemnification; reparation; compensation; amends; remuneration.

Meaning of Restitution from wikipedia

- The law of restitution is the law of gains-based recovery, in which a court orders the defendant to give up their gains to the claimant. It should be...
- The coefficient of restitution (COR, also denoted by e), is the ratio of the final to initial relative speed between two objects after they collide. It...
- literally or figuratively". Belfort's restitution agreement required him to pay 50% of his income towards restitution to the 1,513 clients he defrauded until...
- Restitution in moral theology and soteriology signifies an act of commutative justice by which exact reparation as far as possible is made for an injury...
- The Edict of Restitution, which p****ed eleven years into the Thirty Years' War on March 6, 1629, in the city of Vienna, following Catholic successes at...
- Restitution Point (54°4′S 37°9′W / 54.067°S 37.150°W / -54.067; -37.150Coordinates: 54°4′S 37°9′W / 54.067°S 37.150°W / -54.067; -37.150) is a point...
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- the law of restitution. The law of restitution is the law of gain-based recovery. It is wider than the law of unjust enrichment. Restitution for unjust...
- Gap creationism (also known as ruin-restoration creationism, restoration creationism, or "the Gap Theory") is a form of old Earth creationism that posits...
- Violent Restitution is the fifth full-length album from the Canadian speed/thrash metal band Razor released in 1988. It is the first album to feature...