indemnification

noun in·dem·ni·fi·ca·tion \ in-ˌdem-nə-fə-ˈkā-shən \

Definition of indemnification

1 a :the action of indemnifying
b :the condition of being indemnified
2 :indemnity 2b

Examples of indemnification in a Sentence

  1. that insurance company is known to be slow when processing claims for indemnification

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First Known Use of indemnification

1732


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indemnification

noun in·dem·ni·fi·ca·tion \ in-ˌdem-ni-fə-ˈkā-shən \

legal Definition of indemnification

1 a :the action of indemnifying
b :the condition of being indemnified
2 :indemnity 2b


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