The means by which a court enforces aright, imposes a penalty, or makes some otherorder to impose its will. Compare: EquitableRemedy and Legal Remedy.
Merriam-Webster Online Dictionaryremedy
a medicine, application, or treatment that relieves or cures a disease
something that corrects or counteracts
the legal means to recover a right or to prevent or obtain redress for a wrong
to provide or serve as a remedy for - relieve remedy a social evil correct