[ fee-split-ing ]

  1. the practice of dividing a fee for professional services between two professional persons, as between a referring doctor and a specialist, without the knowledge of the client.

Origin of fee-splitting

First recorded in 1940–45

Other words from fee-splitting

  • fee-splitter, noun

Words Nearby fee-splitting

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