Definitions and translations for "compensation"

Definition of compensation

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Noun
1. The act or principle of compensating.
2. That which constitutes, or is regarded as, an equivalent; that which makes good the lack or variation of something else; that which compensates for loss or privation; amends; remuneration; recompense.
3. The extinction of debts of which two persons are reciprocally debtors by the credits of which they are reciprocally creditors; the payment of a debt by a credit of equal amount; a set-off.
4. A recompense or reward for some loss or service.
5. An equivalent stipulated for in contracts for the sale of real estate, in which it is customary to provide that errors in description, etc., shall not avoid, but shall be the subject of compensation.
6. The relationship between air temperature outside a building and a calculated target temperature for provision of air or water to contained rooms or spaces for the purpose of efficient heating. In building control systems the compensation curve is defined to a compensator for this purpose.
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English - English - compensation

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n. recompense, repayment; something done to make up for (a loss, deficiency or fault)
n. compensation, restitution; amends; adjustment, correction

English - Spanish - compensation

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s. compensación, contrapartida, desagravio, indemnificación, indemnización, recompensa, resarcimiento

English - French - compensation

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n. compensation, dédommagement, indemnité; réparation

English - German - compensation

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n. Entschädigung

English - Indonesian - compensation

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n. ganti, ganti rugi, penggantian, kompensasi, tebusan, pituas, bayaran, upah, kepuasan, rasa puas

English - Italian - compensation

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s. compensazione; risarcimento, indennizzo, indennità; ricompensa, soddisfazione; (Med) compenso

English - Polish - compensation

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n. odszkodowanie, bonifikata, kompensata

English - Portuguese - compensation

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s. compensação, recompensa

English - Romanian - compensation

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n. compensare, compensaţie, despăgubire, indemnizaţie, recompensă, răscumpărare, schimb

English - Russian - compensation

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с. возмещение, компенсация; вознаграждение, жалованье; уравновешивание, уравнивание; восстановление

English - Turkish - compensation

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i. telâfi; karşılama, taviz, tazmin, tazminat; bedel, ödün, maaş

English - Ukrainian - compensation

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n. компенсація, винагорода, зрівноваження

French - English - compensation

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(f) n. compensation, restitution; amends; adjustment, correction

English - Dutch - compensation

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zn. schadeloosstelling; vergoeding; kompensatie; schadevergoeding (geld)

English - Greek - compensation

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ουσ. αποζημίωση

French - Spanish - compensation

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1. (général) compensación (f) 2. (frais) remuneración (f); retribución (f); compensación (f); recompensa (f)
3. (gratitude) algo hecho a cambio; compensación (f) 4. (mal) indemnización (f); reparación (f); satisfacción (f); compensación (f)
5. (argent) remuneración (f); compensación (f) 6. (contrepoids) contrapeso (m); contrabalanza (f)

French - German - compensation

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n. gegenleistung, entschädigung, rekompenz, verrechnung, kompensation, ausgleich

French - Italian - compensation

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1. (général) compensazione (f) 2. (frais) rimborso (m); risarcimento (m)
3. (gratitude) compenso (m); contraccambio (m); cambio (m) 4. (mal) risarcimento dei danni; indennizzo (m); risarcimento (m); indennità {invariable}; ammenda (f)
5. (argent) indennità {invariable}; contraccambio (m); ricompensa (f) 6. (contrepoids) contrappeso (m); compensazione (f)

French - Portuguese - compensation

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1. (général) compensação (f) 2. (frais) compensação (f); indenização (f)
3. (gratitude) algo feito em retorno a um favor; retorno a um favor 4. (mal) indenização (f); compensação (f); reparação (f); remuneração (f); ressarcimento (m); indenidade (f); satisfação (f)
5. (argent) ajuda de custo; compensação (f); permuta (f) 6. (contrepoids) contrapeso (m); contrabalanço (m); compensação (f)

French - Russian - compensation

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n. возмещение (f), компенсация (f), возвращение (компенсация) (f), погашение (фин.) (f), уравнивание (f)

French - Turkish - compensation

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[la] denkleştirme; ödeme, karşılık, tazminat

French - Dutch - compensation

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1. (général) compensatie (f) 2. (frais) vergoeding (f); vereffening (f); compensatie (f)
3. (gratitude) tegenprestatie (f) 4. (mal) schadevergoeding (f); schadeloosstelling (f); vergoeding (f)
5. (argent) toelage (m/f); vergoeding (f) 6. (contrepoids) tegenwicht (n); tegendruk (m); tegengewicht (n)

English - Arabic - compensation

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‏تعويضات‏
‏عوض عن‏

English - Chinese - compensation

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(名) 补偿, 薪资, 赔偿金

English - Chinese - compensation

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(名) 補償, 薪資, 賠償金

English - Hindi - compensation

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n. क्षतिपूर्ति, मुआवज़ा, मुआविज़ा, तावान, प्रतिकार, प्रतिफल, पुरस्कार, पुरसकार, इनाम, मुआविज़ा देना

English - Japanese - compensation

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(名) 補償金; 償われたもの(損害, 不足, 欠陥)

English - Korean - compensation

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명. 배상, 환불; 변상 ( 손해 또는 결함에 대해)

English - Vietnamese - compensation

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n. sự bồi thường, thường lại, đền bù
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