the act of requiting.
a return or reward for service, kindness, etc.
a retaliation for a wrong, injury, etc.
something given or done as repayment, reward, punishment, etc., in return.

1570–80; requite + -al2

nonrequital, noun
unrequital, noun Unabridged
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requital (rɪˈkwaɪtəl)
1.  the act or an instance of requiting
2.  a return or compensation for a good or bad action

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Example sentences
It is the final supreme humiliation without which the requital of destiny would not be complete.
Hubris is not the requital of past injuries this is revenge.
In requital of such services they receive valuable gifts and privileges.
It would be a poor requital for their good offices to start at some future day an other such needless war.
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