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fee splitting

noun

Definition of fee splitting

  1. :  payment by a specialist (as a doctor or a lawyer) of a part of his or her fee to the person who made the referral



1943

First Known Use of fee splitting

1943


Medical Dictionary

fee splitting

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noun fee split·ting \ˈfē-ˌsplit-iŋ\

Medical Definition of fee splitting

  1. :  payment by a medical specialist (as a surgeon) of a part of the specialist's fee to the physician who made the referral

fee splitter \-ər\play noun



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