Indemnification
Indemnification In*dem`ni*fi*ca"tion, n. 1. The act or process of indemnifying, preserving, or securing against loss, damage, or penalty; reimbursement of loss, damage, or penalty; the state of being indemnified. [1913 Webster]

Indemnification is capable of some estimate; dignity has no standard. --Burke. [1913 Webster]

2. That which indemnifies. [1913 Webster]

No reward with the name of an indemnification. --De Quincey. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Synonyms:
, (against loss, injury, or penalty) / (for loss or injury), , , ,


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