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restitution
used in David Copperfield

2 uses
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Definition money paid in compensation for loss

or:

restoring a previous condition — especially getting back something lost or stolen
  • For example: You brought a divorce case, or a restitution case, into the Consistory.
    Chapters 25-27 (52% in)
  • I hastened to put myself between them, and to assure her that we would all take care that he should make the utmost restitution of everything he had wrongly got.
    Chapters 52-54 (41% in)

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