pension Meaning in the Cambridge Essential American Dictionary
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Meaning of "pension" in Essential American English Dictionary

pension

noun
 
/ˈpen·ʃən/
money that is given to a person who has stopped working because he or she is old or ill
Translations of “pension”
in Arabic تَقاعُد…
in Korean 연금…
in Malaysian duit pencen…
in French pension, rente…
in Turkish emekli maaşı/aylığı…
in Italian pensione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 養老金, 退休金, 撫恤金…
in Russian пенсия…
in Polish emerytura, renta…
in Vietnamese lương hưu…
in Spanish pensión…
in Portuguese pensão…
in Thai เงินบำนาญ…
in German die Pension…
in Catalan pensió…
in Japanese 年金, 恩給…
in Indonesian pensiun…
in Chinese (Simplified) 养老金, 退休金, 抚恤金…
(Definition of pension from the Websters Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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