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Definition of retaliation (Meaning of retaliation)
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Retaliation Re*tal`i*a"tion, n.
	     The act of retaliating, or of returning like for like;
	     retribution; now, specifically, the return of evil for evil;
	     e.g., an eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth.
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	           God . . . takes what is done to others as done to
	           himself, and by promise obloges himself to full
	           retaliation.                             --Calamy.
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	     Syn: Requital; reprisal; retribution; punishment.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.44
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