[ koh-pey-muhnt ]
/ koʊˈpeɪ mənt /
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a contributory payment by an employer, usually matching that of an employee, toward the payment of healthcare or life-insurance premiums, a pension fund, etc.
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Abolish copayment for the unemployed, students, the handicapped, and poor pensioners.Greek Election Deepens Political Chaos and Prospect of Default|John Psaropoulos|May 7, 2012|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for copayment
/ (kəʊˈpeɪmənt) /
a fee paid by a subscriber to a service for the use of additional services not covered by the subscription
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Medical definitions for copayment
[ kō′pā′mənt ]
A fixed fee that subscribers to a medical plan must pay for their use of specific medical services covered by the plan.
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