Pronunciation: (rē-dres'), [key]
to dress again.
1. the setting right of what is wrong: redress of abuses.
2. relief from wrong or injury.
3. compensation or satisfaction for a wrong or injury.
1. to set right; remedy or repair (wrongs, injuries, etc.).
2. to correct or reform (abuses, evils, etc.).
3. to remedy or relieve (suffering, want, etc.).
4. to adjust evenly again, as a balance.
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