follow Dictionary.com

Why is the ninth month called September?

risk-benefit

[risk-ben-uh-fit] /ˈrɪskˈbɛn ə fɪt/
adjective
1.
involving studies, testing, etc., to establish whether the benefits, as of a course of medical treatment, outweigh the risks involved:
to arrive at a risk-benefit ratio.
Origin
1970-1975
1970-75
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for risk-benefit

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for riskbenefit

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for riskbenefit