reparation

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From Late Latin reparationem, from Latin reparatio.

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reparation (plural reparations)

  1. (usually in plural) A payment of time, effort or money to undo past transgression(s).
    • Dryden
      I am sensible of the scandal I have given by my loose writings, and make what reparation I am able.
  2. The act of renewing, restoring, etc., or the state of being renewed or repaired.
    the reparation of a bridge or of a highway

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

reparera +‎ -tion

Noun[edit]

reparation c

  1. a repair (mending something broken)

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