Definitions for "Expiation"
The act of making satisfaction or atonement for any crime or fault; the extinguishing of guilt by suffering or penalty.
The means by which reparation or atonement for crimes or sins is made; an expiatory sacrifice or offering; an atonement.
compensation for a wrong; "we were unable to get satisfaction from the local store"
An act by which the threats of prodigies were averted among the ancient heathen.
the process by which a penalty or fine associated with the commission of an offence is satisfied. Usually a process by which criminal proceedings can be avoided.
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