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gratuitynoun [C]

uk   /ɡrəˈtjuː.ə.ti/  us   /-ˈtuː.ə.t̬i/
an amount of money given as a reward for a service: formal The guides sometimes receive gratuities from the tourists, which supplement their salaries.UK After he was disabled in the accident, he left the army with a one-off gratuity of £5,000.
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