Webster's Dictionary 1828
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REDEE'MING, participle present tense Ransoming; procuring deliverance from captivity, capture, bondage, sin, distress or liability to suffer, by the payment of an equivalent.
First Occurrence in the Bible(KJV): Ruth 4:7