compensation

An award made by a court in compensation for, amongst other things, personal injury sustained as a result of occupational activities.

Compensation

money you pay someone to make up for a loss or injury you have caused them

Compensation

The ability of plants or plant parts to make up for the yield producing function of other plant or plant parts.

compensation

Type: Term Pronunciation: kom′pen-sā′shŭn Definitions: 1. A process in which a tendency for a change in a given direction is counteracted by another change so that the original change is not evident. 2. An unconscious mechanism by which one tries to make up for fancied or real deficiencies.
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Compensation

1. The GATT principle that members who violate GATT rules must compensate other countries by lowering tariffs or making other concessions, or be subject to retaliation. 2. The actual or potential payment by the winners from a change in trade or other policy to the losers, intended to undo the harm to the latter. Actual compensation is rare, but the...
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Compensation

Refers to adjusting for measurement effects external to the instrument (e.g., surface color compensation for atmospheric propagation). Interpretation. Refers to applying the correlation between a sensed physical parameter and a related phenomenon (e.g., ocean color interpretation for phyto-plankton concentration).
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compensation

[n] - (psychiatry) a defense mechanism that conceals your undesirable shortcomings by exaggerating desirable behaviors 2. [n] - something (such as money) given or received as payment or reparation (as for a service or loss or injury)
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Compensation

A monetary award given to the victim of a civil wrong which varies according to the degree of harm done. See Damages.
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Compensation

The utilization of supplementary devices, materials, or process to minimize known sources of error.
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compensation

In law, money paid to a person who has suffered injury, loss, or damage. If a crime has been committed, compensation can be claimed from various official bodies and through...
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compensation

pseudo-adaptation Adaptation of an organism to changing conditions of the environment (especially chemical) is accompanied by the emergence of stresses in biochemical systems which exceed the limits of normal (homeostatic) mechanisms. Compensation i...
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Compensation

Something given (usually money) to make up for harm done.
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Compensation

A sum of money paid to make amends for loss, breakage, hardship, inconvenience or personal injury caused by another.
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compensation

money paid to someone to make up for something, to make up for a loss
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Compensation

An addition of specific materials or devices to counteract a known error.
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compensation

A mental math strategy in which you change one addend to a multiple of ten and then adjust the other addend to keep the balance
Example:
16 + 9
(16 â€` 1) + (9 + 1)
15 + 10 = 25
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Compensation

Usually a sum of money offered in recompense (to make amends) for an act, error or omission that harmed someone. The harm suffered may have been loss, personal injury or inconvenience
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Compensation

Money paid for damage caused by any wrong or breach of contract, or to persons defrauded or injured by any criminal offence.
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Compensation

A sum of money you receive if you give something up such as your employment or the right to use an asset.
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compensation

A sum of money you receive if you give something up such as your employment or the right to use an asset.
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Compensation

Com`pen·sa'tion noun [ Latin compensatio a weighing, a balancing of accounts.] 1. The act or principle of compensating. Emerson. 2. That which constitutes, or is regarded as, an equivalent; that which makes good the lack or variation of something else; that which compensa...
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compensation

In interference microscopy, compensation for the phase difference introduced by the object, measured by introducing a quarter wavelength plate and rotating the analyser: the angle of rotation is proportional to the optical path difference. ... (18 Nov 1997) ...
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compensation

noun something (such as money) given or received as payment or reparation (as for a service or loss or injury)
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compensation

(kom″pәn-sa´shәn) the counterbalancing of any defect of structure or function. a mental process that may be either conscious or, more often, an unconscious defense mechanism by which a person tries to make up for real or imagined physical or psychological deficiencies. in cardiolo...
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Compensation

• (n.) That which constitutes, or is regarded as, an equivalent; that which makes good the lack or variation of something else; that which compensates for loss or privation; amends; remuneration; recompense. • (n.) The extinction of debts of which two persons are reciprocally debtors by the credits of which they are reciprocally creditors...
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