remuneration

[ ri-myoo-nuh-rey-shuh n ]
/ rɪˌmyu nəˈreɪ ʃən /

noun

the act of remunerating.
something that remunerates; reward; pay: He received little remuneration for his services.

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Origin of remuneration

1470–80; earlier remuneracion < Latin remūnerātiōn- (stem of remūnerātiō), equivalent to remūnerāt(us) (see remunerate) + -iōn- -ion

OTHER WORDS FROM remuneration

non·re·mu·ner·a·tion, nounpre·re·mu·ner·a·tion, nounsu·per·re·mu·ner·a·tion, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for remuneration

remuneration
/ (rɪˌmjuːnəˈreɪʃən) /

noun

the act of remunerating
pay; recompense
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