redress has definitions from the fields of accounting,business
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[ noun ] (accounting,business) a sum of money paid in compensation for loss or injury

Used in print

(Joyce O. Hertzler, American Social Institutions;...)

The belief in immortality , where held , functions as a redress for the ills and disappointments of the here_and_now .

2
[ verb ] make reparations or amends for

Examples

"right a wrongs done to the victims of the Holocaust"

Used in print

(The Christian Science Monitor...)

The glass may seem trivial but Communist official hooliganism feeds_on such incidents unless they are redressed .

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[ noun ] act of correcting an error or a fault or an evil

Synonyms

remedy remediation

Related terms

correction salve rectify

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