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pensionable

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adjective pen·sion·able \ˈpen(t)-sh(ə-)nə-bəl\

Simple Definition of pensionable

  • : allowing someone to receive a pension

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of pensionable

chiefly British

  1. :  of, relating to, qualified for, or qualifying for a pension <pensionable employees> <a pensionable post>

1882

First Known Use of pensionable

1882


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