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restitution (n.)

early 14c., restitucioun, "a making good or giving equivalent for crime, debt, injury, etc.;" late 14c., "restoration of goods, land, etc. to a former owner, repayment of money;" from Old French restitucion or directly from Latin restitutionem (nominative restitutio) "a restoring," noun of action from past-participle stem of restituere "set up again, restore, rebuild, replace, revive, reinstate, re-establish," from re- "again, to a former state" (see re-) + statuere "to set up" (from PIE root *sta- "to stand, make or be firm").

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Definitions of restitution from WordNet

restitution (n.)
a sum of money paid in compensation for loss or injury;
Synonyms: damages / amends / indemnity / indemnification / redress
restitution (n.)
the act of restoring something to its original state;
restitution (n.)
getting something back again;
upon the restitution of the book to its rightful owner the child was given a tongue lashing
Synonyms: return / restoration / regaining
From wordnet.princeton.edu