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re•mu•ner•a•tion  (ri myo̅o̅′nə rāshən),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. the act of remunerating.
  2. something that remunerates;
    pay:He received little remuneration for his services.
  • Latin remūnerātiōn- (stem of remūnerātiō), equivalent. to remūnerāt(us) (see remunerate) + -iōn- -ion
  • earlier remuneracion 1470–80

WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2017
re•mu•ner•ate /rɪˈmyunəˌreɪt/USA pronunciation   v. [+ object], -at•ed, -at•ing. 
  1. to pay, pay back, or reward for work, trouble, etc.:Naturally we will remunerate you for your work on the project.
  2. to pay for in money or the equivalent:Naturally your writing and research will be remunerated.
re•mu•ner•a•tion /rɪˌmyunəˈreɪʃən/USA pronunciation  n. [uncountable]
re•mu•ner•a•tive /rɪˈmyunərətɪv, -nəˌreɪtɪv/USA pronunciation  adj. 

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2017
re•mu•ner•ate  (ri myo̅o̅nə rāt′),USA pronunciation v.t.,  -at•ed, -at•ing. 
  1. to pay, recompense, or reward for work, trouble, etc.
  2. to yield a recompense for (work, services, etc.).
re•muner•a•ble, adj. 
re•mu′ner•a•bilisyl>ty, n. 
re•muner•a•bly, adv. 
re•muner•a′tor, n. 
  • Latin remūnerātus (past participle of remūnerāri to repay, reward), equivalent. to re- re- + mūner(āre) to give, be-stow (derivative of mūner-, stem of mūnus gift, duty) + -ātus -ate1
  • 1515–25
    • 1.See corresponding entry in Unabridged reimburse, requite, compensate.

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remuneration /rɪˌmjuːnəˈreɪʃən/ n
  1. the act of remunerating
  2. pay; recompense

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