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Noun1.defrayment - the act of paying money
commerce, commercialism, mercantilism - transactions (sales and purchases) having the objective of supplying commodities (goods and services)
amortisation, amortization - payment of an obligation in a series of installments or transfers
fee splitting - payment (usually by doctors or lawyers) of part of the fee in return for the referral
overpayment - the act of paying too much
prepayment - payment in advance
ransom - payment for the release of someone
repayment, refund - the act of returning money received previously
remuneration - the act of paying for goods or services or to recompense for losses; "adequate remuneration for his work"
rendering - giving in acknowledgment of obligation
outlay, spending, disbursal, disbursement - the act of spending or disbursing money
tribute - payment by one nation for protection by another
underpayment - the act of paying less than required
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The DOTr and the MRT-3 management said that they had extended assistance to Mar's family, including the defrayment of medical and funeral expenses.
Burn injuries, especially above first-degree burn injuries, still remain a major problem: high treatment defrayment, mortality, and morbidity, as well as a long duration of hospitalization, resulting in patients becoming prone to nosocomial infection.
For example, the National Government Defrayment Act for Reconstruction of Disaster Stricken Public Facilities (NGDPF) aims to promptly reconstruct damaged public infrastructure covering river structures, shoreline structures, sediment control structures, forest abandonment prevention structures, landslide prevention structures, land-deterioration prevention structures, roads, ports, fishery ports, sewages and parks.