What does the word reparation mean?

Usage examples for reparation

  1. It is now however much in need of reparation. – A Bibliographical, Antiquarian and Picturesque Tour in France and Germany, Volume One by Thomas Frognall Dibdin
  2. Then if you feel some reparation is due to your wife, you can finish the work you made her drop. – The Girl From Keller's Sadie's Conquest by Harold Bindloss