fee splitting


Definition of fee splitting

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

First Known Use of fee splitting

1931, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of fee splitting was in 1931

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“Fee splitting.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fee%20splitting. Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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fee splitting

fee split·​ting | \ ˈfē-ˌsplit-iŋ How to pronounce fee splitting (audio) \

Medical Definition of fee splitting

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

Other Words from fee splitting

fee splitter \ -​ər How to pronounce fee splitter (audio) \ noun

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