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perquisites

noun
plural of perquisite

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1 a small sum of money given for a service over and above what is due
  • give the movers a perquisite if they do a good job

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2 something given in addition to what is ordinarily expected or owed
  • the use of a company car is one perquisite of the job

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“Perquisites.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/perquisites. Accessed 4 Aug. 2020.

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