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re sti tooht

  • v  give or bring back
  • v  restore to a previous or better condition

  • In Europe after the war, the Allies mounted a massive effort to restitute hundreds of thousands of paintings and other works of art seized by the Nazis.

  • Frédéric Mitterrand in Xinhua
    If the culture ministry's special meeting on Friday issues returning ruling, "the ministry is ready to restitute the relics to the Egyptian authorities without delay," Frederic Mitterrand said in a statement.
  • Christine Lagarde in Bloomberg
    French law from the transposition of this article imposes the strict obligation for the custodian to restitute the assets that were entrusted to it,Lagarde wrote. "This path wasn't followed by all of the member states."

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