restitution

  • 1 restitution — [ rɛstitysjɔ̃ ] n. f. • 1251; lat. restitutio 1 ♦ Action, fait de restituer (qqch. à qqn). « Ils ont réclamé à Paris la restitution de ce qui leur appartenait en France » (Hugo). Obligé, tenu à restitution. 2 ♦ Didact. Opération qui consiste à… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 2 restitution — res·ti·tu·tion /ˌres tə tü shən, tyü / n 1 a: a restoration of something to its rightful owner b: a making good of or giving an equivalent for some injury 2 a: the equitable remedy of restoring to an aggrieved party that which was obtained in… …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 Restitution — • An act of commutative justice by which exact reparation as far as possible is made for an injury that has been done to another Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Restitution     Restitution …

    Catholic encyclopedia

  • 4 restitution — res‧ti‧tu‧tion [ˌrestˈtjuːʆn ǁ ˈtuːʆn] noun [uncountable] formal LAW the act of giving back something that was stolen, or paying for damage done to something: • He was ordered to pay £1 million in restitution after his guilty plea. * * *… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 5 restitution — Restitution. s. f. v. Action par laquelle on restituë. Vous estes obligé à restitution. il ne veut point oüir parler de restitution. faire restitution. restitution de fruits. ceux qui ont osté l honneur à quelqu un ne sont pas moins obligez à… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • 6 Restitution — (lat. restitutio, „Wiederherstellung“) steht für: Restitutio ad integrum, Remission (Medizin) und Rekonvaleszenz, in der Medizin eine Heilung mit verminderter Anpassungsbreite, gegebenenfalls mit Defekt Restitution von Raubkunst die Rückgabe oder …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 7 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. [1913 …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 restitution — Restitution, Restitutio. Remission de peine, offense, et amende, avec restitution à sa bonne fame et renommée, au païs et à ses biens non confisquez, Postliminium personae, famae ciuitatis, bonorumque. B. Proces recommencez, ou Restitution à… …

    Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • 9 Restitution — (v. lat. Restitutio), Wiederherstellung eines früheren Zustandes; daher In integrum r. (s.d.), das Rechtsmittel, vermöge dessen derjenige, welcher den Verlust eines Rechtes od. eine sonstige Verletzung erlitten hat, aus besonderen Gründen… …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 10 Restitution — (lat.), Wiederherstellung, Zurückerstattung etc.; s. die Artikel »Rehabilitation, Erstattung, Wiedereinsetzung in den vorigen Stand« …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 11 Restitution — Restitution,die:⇨Wiederherstellung(1) …

    Das Wörterbuch der Synonyme

  • 12 restitution — c.1300, from L. restitutionem (nom. restitutio) a restoring, noun of action from pp. stem of restituere restore, rebuild, replace, from re again (see RE (Cf. re )) + statuere to set up, from PIE root *sta to stand, with derivatives meaning …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 13 restitution — amends, redress, *reparation, indemnity Analogous words: repayment, recompense, reimbursement (see corresponding verbs at PAY) …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 14 restitution — [n] compensation, repayment amends, dues, indemnification, indemnity, payment, quittance, rebate, recompense, redress, refund, reimbursement, remuneration, reparation, reprisal, requital, restoration, return, satisfaction, squaring things*;… …

    New thesaurus

  • 15 restitution — ► NOUN 1) the restoration of something lost or stolen to its proper owner. 2) recompense for injury or loss. 3) the restoration of something to its original state. DERIVATIVES restitutive adjective. ORIGIN Latin, from restituere restore …

    English terms dictionary

  • 16 restitution — [res΄tə to͞o′shən, res΄tətyo͞o′shən] n. [ME < MFr < L restitutio < restitutus, pp. of restituere, to set up again, restore < re , again + statuere, to set up: see STATUE] 1. a giving back to the rightful owner of something that has… …

    English World dictionary

  • 17 restitution — (rè sti tu sion ; en vers, de cinq syllabes) s. f. 1°   Action de rétablir, de remettre une chose en son premier état. •   C était un homme qui ne voyait rien dans ce monde de quelque importance en comparaison de la restitution d un passage,… …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 18 Restitution — The law of restitution is the law of gains based recovery. It is to be contrasted with the law of compensation, which is the law of loss based recovery. Obligations to make restitution and obligations to pay compensation are each a type of legal… …

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  • 19 RESTITUTION — n. f. Action par laquelle on restitue, on rend. Vous êtes obligé, tenu à restitution. Il ne veut point entendre parler de restitution, Faire restitution. Restitution de fruits. Restitution de biens. Il désigne aussi l’Action par laquelle on… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)

  • 20 RESTITUTION — s. f. Action par laquelle on restitue, on rend. Vous êtes obligé à restitution. Il ne veut point entendre parler de restitution. Faire restitution. Restitution de fruits.   Il signifie aussi, L action par laquelle on rétablit, on remet une chose… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)