Definition of restitutory in English:

restitutory

adjective

  • Of or relating to restitution.

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in New Royal & Universal Dictionary Arts & Science. From classical Latin restitūtōrius concerned with restoring the status quo, concerned with restoring a person's position in a case to what it was before proceedings began from restitūt-, past participial stem of restituere + -ōrius.

Pronunciation

restitutory

/rɪˈstɪtjʊt(ə)ri//ˌrɛstɪˈtjuːt(ə)ri//rɪˈstɪtʃʊt(ə)ri/