recompensatory

compensatory

[kuhm-pen-suh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee]
adjective
1.
serving to compensate, as for loss, lack, or injury.
Also, compensative [kom-puhn-sey-tiv, kuhm-pen-suh-] .


Origin:
1595–1605; compensate + -ory1

noncompensative, adjective
noncompensatory, adjective
recompensatory, adjective
subcompensative, adjective
subcompensatory, adjective
uncompensative, adjective
uncompensatory, adjective
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Word Origin & History

compensatory
c.1600, from Fr. compensatoire, from L. compensatus, pp. of compensare (see compensate). Psychological sense is from 1921.
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compensatory com·pen·sa·to·ry (kəm-pěn'sə-tôr'ē)
adj.
Relating to or characterized by compensation.

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