Adjective "restituted" definition and examples

(Restituted may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/ˈrɛstɪtʃuːt//ˈrɛstɪtjuːt/

Definitions and examples

verb

To restore to a position or status; to reinstate, rehabilitate; to re-establish.
    To return, hand back, or make restitution of (a thing).
      Genetics. Of a break in a chromosome or chromatid: to be repaired by restitution of the two broken ends. Also with object, of the separated fragments: to be rejoined.

        More definitions

        1. to make restitution. verb (used with object), restituted, restituting.

        2. to make restitution for.

        3. to restore to a former state or position.

        More examples(as adjective)

        "backs can be restituted."

        Origin

        (restitute)Early 16th century; earliest use found in Charter of London. From classical Latin restitut-, past participial stem of restituere restitue.