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redeeming

[ri-dee-ming] /rɪˈdi mɪŋ/
adjective
1.
offsetting or counterbalancing some fault, defect, or the like:
a redeeming quality.
Origin
1745-1755
1745-55; redeem + -ing2
Related forms
unredeeming, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for un redeeming

redeeming

/rɪˈdiːmɪŋ/
adjective
1.
serving to compensate for faults or deficiencies in quality, etc: one redeeming feature
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