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verb [transitive] formal     redress pronunciation in American English
Word Forms
present tense
present participleredressing
past tenseredressed
past participleredressed
  1. to improve a bad situation that you are responsible for by doing something for someone or by giving them money

    We want to redress some of the injustices of the past.

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a rise in the level of a stream or river

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