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retributions

noun
plural of retribution

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the act or an instance of responding to an injury with an injury
  • the neighborhood is being torn apart by an endless cycle of gang violence and retribution

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“Retributions.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/retributions. Accessed 5 Aug. 2020.

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