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indemnification

[ in-dem-nuh-fi-key-shuhn ]
/ ɪnˌdɛm nə fɪˈkeɪ ʃən /
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noun

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

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indehiscent, indeliberate, indelible, indelicacy, indelicate, indemnification, indemnify, indemnitee, indemnitor, indemnity, indemonstrable

Origin of indemnification

First recorded in 1725–35; indemni(ty) + -fication
SYNONYMS FOR indemnification
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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indemnification


n.

1732, noun of action from indemnify.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper