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re·im·burse

 (rē′ĭm-bûrs′)
tr.v. re·im·bursed, re·im·burs·ing, re·im·burs·es
1. To repay (money spent); refund.
2. To pay back or compensate (another party) for money spent or losses incurred.

[re- + imburse, to put in a purse, pay (from French embourser, from Old French : en-, in from Latin in-; see in-2 + borser, to get money, from borse, purse, from Late Latin bursa, bag; see bursa).]

re′im·burs′a·ble adj.
re′im·burse′ment n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.reimbursement - compensation paid (to someone) for damages or losses or money already spent etc.; "he received reimbursement for his travel expenses"
compensation - something (such as money) given or received as payment or reparation (as for a service or loss or injury)
allowance - a sum granted as reimbursement for expenses
breakage - reimbursement for goods damaged while in transit or in use
costs - pecuniary reimbursement to the winning party for the expenses of litigation
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reimbursement

noun repayment, compensation, refund, recompense, indemnification It can take up to six months before reimbursements are made.
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reimbursement

noun
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Translations

reimbursement

[ˌriːɪmˈbɜːsmənt] Nreembolso m
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reimbursement

[ˌriːɪmˈbɜːrsmənt] n [money] → remboursement m
She is demanding reimbursement for medical expenses → Elle demande le remboursement des frais médicaux.
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reimbursement

n (of person)Entschädigung f; (of loss)Ersatz m; (of expenses, costs)(Rück)erstattung f
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reimbursement

[ˌriːɪmˈbɜːsmənt] nrimborso
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References in classic literature ?
The danger of delay obliges the consenting provinces to furnish their quotas, without waiting for the others; and then to obtain reimbursement from the others, by deputations, which are frequent, or otherwise, as they can.
Rokoff a large amount of money to finance this expedition, and, as you are the sole cause of it, he naturally looks to you for reimbursement.
Leakage follows in the form of public works which are neither urgent nor necessary; troops re-uniformed and gold-laced over and over again; vessels sent on useless cruises; preparations for war without ever making it; paying the debts of a State, and not requiring reimbursement or insisting on security."
'National Assembly did not approve any reimbursement for four States (Bauchi, Delta, Kogi and Taraba) whereas Federal Executive Council had approved reimbursements for them and note that the amounts approved by the National Assembly for reimbursement to 21 states are higher than the amounts approved by Federal Executive Council for reimbursement to 25 states.
TranS1 derives its revenues almost entirely from sales of the system and related surgical instruments, as well as from a share of the reimbursements made by health insurers and government-funded healthcare programs to surgeons for spinal surgeries using the system.
WASHINGTON -- Pakistan has claimed more than $23 billion of reimbursements from the US between 2001 and 2017 but only received a little more than half of its claims, about $14bn, shows a report based on official estimates of the reimbursements.
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The second "routine maintenance" case involved a payer deciding to base global reimbursements on Medicare's NON-OPPS NonFacility rates.
Reimbursements, is the amount of cash granted to the employee in accordance with the employment benefits Regulations that was issued by the Prime minister edict No.
The Early Retiree Reinsurance Program (ERRP) was established pursuant to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) to provide reimbursement to participating employment-based health plans The reimbursements provided by the program are intended to cover a portion of the cost of providing health benefits to early retirees-- individuals age 55 and older who are not eligible for Medicare.
Under the decades-old system, doctors in Oregon and some other states received much lower reimbursements on Medicare patients than doctors in a number of other states - Massachusetts, New York and Florida, for example - received for doing the same procedures.