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Significado de “compensation” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "compensation" - Diccionario Inglés

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compensationnoun

uk   /ˌkɒm.penˈseɪ.ʃən/  us   /ˌkɑːm.penˈseɪ.ʃən/
  • compensation noun (MONEY)

[U] money that is ​paid to someone in ​exchange for something that has been ​lost or ​damaged or for some ​problem: She ​received £40,000 in compensation for a ​losteye. You should claim/​seek compensation. a compensation claim

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  • compensation noun (EXCHANGE)

[C or U] something that makes you ​feelbetter when you have ​suffered something ​bad: I have to ​spend three ​months of the ​year away from ​home - but there are compensations like the ​chance to ​meet new ​people. Free ​food was no compensation for a very ​boringevening.
compensatory
adjective uk   /ˌkɒm.pənˈseɪt.əri/  us   /kəmˈpen.səˌtɔːri/
mainly US He was ​awarded $3 million in compensatory damages.
(Definition of compensation from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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compensationnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˌkɒmpənˈseɪʃən/ ( abbreviation comp)
HR the ​combination of ​payment and other benefits that an ​employee receives for doing their ​job: Annual compensation for our ​executivesincludessalary, ​bonus, and other ​benefits. Poor compensation may be hurting ​recruiting and ​retentionefforts in nursing schools.
LAW, INSURANCE money that is ​paid to someone because they have been hurt, or because something has been ​lost or ​damaged: If you can prove that someone else was to blame for your accident, you will be ​entitled to compensation. In a ​case like this, there is no ​limit to the compensation that can be ​awarded. seek compensation forinjury a compensation ​claim
(Definition of compensation from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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