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1    the act or process of making amends  
an injury admitting of no reparation     
2    usually pl   compensation exacted as an indemnity from a defeated nation by the victors: esp. the compensation demanded of Germany by the Treaty of Versailles after World War I  
3    the act or process of repairing or state of having been repaired  
     (C14 reparacioun, ultimately from Latin reparare to repair1)  
  reparatory      adj  
English Collins Dictionary - English Definition & Thesaurus  
reparative adj.
tending to repair (also reparatory)

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