workmen's compensation(redirected from compensation, workmen's)
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(Industrial Relations & HR Terms) compensation for death, injury, or accident suffered by a workman in the course of his employment and paid to him or his dependents
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|Noun||1.||workmen's compensation - compensation for death or injury suffered by a worker in the course of his employment|
compensation - something (such as money) given or received as payment or reparation (as for a service or loss or injury)
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