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English definition of “redress”

redress

verb [T]     /rɪˈdres/ formal
to put right a wrong action , or give payment for something wrong that has been done: The association had called for a substantial rise to redress a 30% decline in salaries .
redress the balance to make a situation fairer and more equal : The code was intended to help redress the balance between powerful retailers and their suppliers .
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