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Expiation

Ex`pi`a´tion
n.1.The act of making satisfaction or atonement for any crime or fault; the extinguishing of guilt by suffering or penalty.
2.The means by which reparation or atonement for crimes or sins is made; an expiatory sacrifice or offering; an atonement.
3.An act by which the threats of prodigies were averted among the ancient heathen.
Noun1.expiation - compensation for a wrong; "we were unable to get satisfaction from the local store"
2.expiation - the act of atoning for sin or wrongdoing (especially appeasing a deity)
amends, atonement, balancing, commutation, compensation, composition, compromise, counteraction, counterbalancing, expiatory offering, indemnification, indemnity, lex talionis, making amends, making good, making right, making up, offsetting, peace offering, piaculum, propitiation, quittance, reclamation, recompense, rectification, redemption, redress, reparation, repayment, restitution, retaliation, revenge, satisfaction, squaring, substitution
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