- reparative dentin,
Origin of reparation
Examples from the Web for reparation
As reparation, the court ordered $563 to be paid out to Yang and required the clinic to post an apology on its website.
Three years on, the demands for some kind of reparation have reached fever pitch.Barclays CEO Resigns: Scandal Links to Bank of England|Peter Jukes|July 3, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The only reparation I want is for you to see rape as not my problem, but your problem.
Accordingly, I will discuss separately default in respect of Reparation, and other defaults.A Revision of the Treaty|John Maynard Keynes
We could now only repair our mistake, if it still admitted of reparation, by giving chase with such speed as was practicable.The House by the Lock|C. N. Williamson
If wrong has been done, it is for me to make what reparation I can.
Finding that his death was inevitable, he determined to make the only reparation which was any longer in his power to Elizabeth.The Reign of Mary Tudor|W. Llewelyn Williams.
Reprisals to be preceded by Negotiations and to be stopped when Reparation is made.International Law. A Treatise. Volume II (of 2)|Lassa Francis Oppenheim
Word Origin for reparation
late 14c., "reconciliation," from Old French reparacion and directly from Late Latin reparationem (nominative reparatio) "act of repairing, restoration," noun of action from past participle stem of Latin reparare "restore, repair" (see repair (v.1)). Meaning "act of repairing or mending" is attested from c.1400. Reparations "compensation for war damaged owed by the aggressor" is attested from 1921, with reference to Germany, from French réparations (1919).
Compensation demanded by a victorious nation from a defeated nation. Reparations can be in the form of goods or money.