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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - (of persons) not free from an obligation or liability; (of goods or funds) subject to taxation.

Usage examples (39)
  • Verb (used with object) : to exempt a student from an examination
  • Adjective : organizations exempt from taxes
  • Applying the salary and duties tests together, the survey found that 95 percent of respondents should be classified as nonexempt and paid on an hourly basis with...
  • The company also said it is increasing the amount of shares each hourly, or "nonexempt," employee can receive under an existing incentive program, from 20 to 50 shares. for more
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