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capitation feenoun [C]

uk   us   FINANCE, GOVERNMENT
in the UK, a ​payment or ​charge that is made for each patient in a particular ​area or each ​student in a school: The basic ​idea is that patients ​pay a flat-rate ​capitationfee to a health-care ​organisation that is then ​responsible for ​providing necessary ​treatment.
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