indemnification

[in-dem-nuh-fi-key-shuhn]

noun

the act of indemnifying; state of being indemnified.
something that serves to indemnify; compensation.

Nearby words

  1. indehiscent,
  2. indeliberate,
  3. indelible,
  4. indelicacy,
  5. indelicate,
  6. indemnify,
  7. indemnitee,
  8. indemnitor,
  9. indemnity,
  10. indemonstrable

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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Word Origin and History for indemnification

indemnification

n.

1732, noun of action from indemnify.

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