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indemnification

[in-dem-nuh-fi-key-shuh n]
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noun
  1. the act of indemnifying; state of being indemnified.
  2. something that serves to indemnify; compensation.
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Origin of indemnification

First recorded in 1725–35; indemni(ty) + -fication
Related formsin·dem·nif·i·ca·to·ry [in-dem-nif-uh-kuh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] /ˌɪn dɛmˈnɪf ə kəˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/, adjectivepre·in·dem·ni·fi·ca·tion, noun

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2. payment, amends, reparation, indemnity.
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n.

1732, noun of action from indemnify.

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