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redemption

Noun1.redemptionredemption - (Christianity) the act of delivering from sin or saving from evil
Synonyms: salvation
2.redemption - repayment of the principal amount of a debt or security at or before maturity (as when a corporation repurchases its own stock)
3.redemption - the act of purchasing back something previously sold
Synonyms: buyback, repurchase

REDEMPTION, contracts. The act of taking back by the seller from the buyer a thing which had been sold subject to th right of repurchase.
     2. The right of redemption then is an agreement by which the seller reserves to himself the power of taking back the thing sold by returning the price paid for it. As to the fund out of which a mortgaged estate is to be redeemed, see Payment. Vide Equity of redemption.

absolution, adoption, amendment, amends, amnesty, atonement, change of allegiance, change of heart, change of mind, circumcision, compensation, composition, compromise, conversion, deliverance, delivery, exculpation, excuse, exemption, exoneration, expiation, expiatory offering, extrication, freeing, grace, immunity, improvement, indemnification, indemnity, liberation, lifesaving, making amends, making good, making right, making up, new birth, new life, pardon, peace offering, piaculum, propitiation, quittance, ransom, rebirth, recapture, reclaiming, reclamation, recompense, recoup, recoupment, recovery, recrudescence, recuperation, redeemedness, redress, reform, reformation, regainment, regeneration, release, remission, remission of sin, renascence, renewal, reoccupation, reparation, replevin, replevy, repossession, reprieve, rescue, restitution, restoration, resumption, retake, retaking, retrieval, retrieve, revindication, revival, salvage, salvation, satisfaction, saving, second birth, shrift, sparing, spiritual purification, squaring, trover
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Redeemable
Redeemableness
redeemed
Redeemer
redeeming
redefine
redefinition
Redeless
Redeliberate
Redeliver
Redeliverance
Redelivery
Redemand
Redemise
Redemonstrate
Redemptible
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redemptional
Redemptionary
Redemptioner
Redemptiones
Redemptionist
Redemptive
Redemptorist
Redemptory
Redempture
Redented
redeploy
redeployment
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redeposition
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