merit pay


noun

an additional sum paid to an employee, as a schoolteacher, whose work is superior and whose services are valued.

Nearby words

  1. meristem,
  2. meristematic,
  3. meristic,
  4. merit,
  5. merit badge,
  6. merit system,
  7. merited,
  8. meritless,
  9. meritocracy,
  10. meritocrat

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