vesting

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noun vest·ing \ˈve-stiŋ\

Definition of vesting

  1. :  the conveying to an employee of inalienable rights to money contributed by an employer to a pension fund or retirement plan especially in the event of termination of employment prior to the normal retirement age; also :  the right so conveyed

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1944

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1944



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