[ri-myoo-nuh-rey-shuh n] /rɪˌmyu nəˈreɪ ʃən/
the act of .
something that ; reward; pay:
He received little remuneration for his services.
the act of remunerating
c.1400, from Middle French remuneration and directly from Latin remunerationem (nominative remuneratio) “a repaying, recompense,” noun of action from past participle stem of remunerari “to pay, reward,” from re- “back” (see re-) + munerari “to give,” from munus (genitive muneris) “gift, office, duty” (see municipal).
[ri-myoo-ner-uh-tiv, -nuh-rey-tiv] /rɪˈmyu nər ə tɪv, -nəˌreɪ tɪv/ adjective 1. affording remuneration; profitable: remunerative work. 2. that . /rɪˈmjuːnərətɪv/ adjective 1. earning money or rewards; paying adj. 1620s, “inclined to remunerate,” from remunerate + -ive. From 1670s as “rewarding;” 1859 as “profitable.” Related: Remuneratively; remunerativeness.
[ri-noo, -nyoo] /rɪˈnu, -ˈnyu/ adjective 1. able to be : a library book that is not renewable. noun 2. something that is renewable. /ˌnɒnrɪˈnjuːəbəl/ adjective 1. not able to be restored, replaced, recommenced, etc: nonrenewable resources adj. 1727, from renew + -able. In reference to energy sources, attested by 1971. nonrenewable (nŏn’rĭ-n’ə-bəl) Relating to a […]
[ri-noo, -nyoo] /rɪˈnu, -ˈnyu/ adjective 1. able to be : a library book that is not renewable. noun 2. something that is renewable. adj. also nonrenewable, 1946, from non- + renewable. adj. 1727, from renew + -able. In reference to energy sources, attested by 1971. renewable (rĭ-n’ə-bəl) Relating to a natural resource, such as solar […]
[ri-noo-uh l, -nyoo-] /rɪˈnu əl, -ˈnyu-/ noun 1. the act of . 2. the state of being . 3. an instance of this. /rɪˈnjuːəl/ noun 1. the act of renewing or state of being renewed 2. something that is renewed n. 1680s, from renew + -al (2). Specific meaning “urban redevelopment” is from 1965, American […]