pensionable

adjective
pen·​sion·​able | \ ˈpen(t)-sh(ə-)nə-bəl How to pronounce pensionable (audio) \

Definition of pensionable

chiefly British
: of, relating to, qualified for, or qualifying for a pension pensionable employees a pensionable post

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Legislators have also run bills to cap Oregon's pensionable salaries at $100,000. Janet Eastman, OregonLive.com, "What signs will you see at Saturday's March for Our Lives protest against gun violence? (photos)," 23 Mar. 2018

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First Known Use of pensionable

1869, in the meaning defined above

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pensionable

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of pensionable

chiefly British : allowing someone to receive a pension

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