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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Reimburse for.

Usage examples (25)
  • There is built-in compensatory elements, for this event will save many people who were otherwise hopeless.
  • The damages recovered for any of the above are called compensatory damages.
  • Still, there is more state money, called compensatory funding, available for districts with rising low-income populations.
  • MR. MCCURRY: Because we have concerns about other aspects of that legislation as it relates to so-called compensatory time. for more
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