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indemnification

[in-dem-nuh-fi-key-shuh n] /ɪnˌdɛm nə fɪˈkeɪ ʃən/
noun
1.
the act of indemnifying; state of being indemnified.
2.
something that serves to indemnify; compensation.
Origin
1725-1735
1725-35; indemni(ty) + -fication
Related forms
indemnificatory
[in-dem-nif-uh-kuh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] /ˌɪn dɛmˈnɪf ə kəˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/ (Show IPA),
adjective
preindemnification, noun
Synonyms
2. payment, amends, reparation, indemnity.
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Examples from the web for indemnification
  • It is easy to make harsh decisions involving people's lives when cloaked under indemnification from libel and cross claims.
  • But indemnification does not apply across the board.
  • There ae potential problems with the mortgage holder, secondary liens, and indemnification.
  • That indemnification was an important sideshow in the negotiations.
Word Origin and History for indemnification
n.

1732, noun of action from indemnify.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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