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  1. compensation

    • IPA[ˌkämpənˈsāSH(ə)n]

    美式

    • n.
      something, typically money, awarded to someone as a recompense for loss, injury, or suffering;the action or process of awarding someone money as a recompense for loss, injury, or suffering
    • noun: compensation, plural noun: compensations

    • 釋義

    名詞

    • 1. something, typically money, awarded to someone as a recompense for loss, injury, or suffering seeking compensation for injuries suffered at work a compensation claim
    • the action or process of awarding someone money as a recompense for loss, injury, or suffering the compensation of victims
    • the money received by an employee from an employer as a salary or wages.
    • something that counterbalances or makes up for an undesirable or unwelcome state of affairs the gray streets of London were small compensation for the loss of her beloved Africa getting older has some compensations
    • the process of concealing or offsetting a psychological difficulty by developing in another direction.