Definition of restitutory in US 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.