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Compensated Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • receiving or eligible for compensation; "salaried workers"; "a stipendiary magistrate"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Compensated'


  • Compensated emancipation: emancipated slavery through compensated schemes in the 1850s and 1860s, while Brazil passed a plan for gradual, compensated emancipation in 1871, and Cuba
  • District of Columbia Compensated Emancipation Act: The District of Columbia Compensated Emancipation Act, or simply Compensated Emancipation Act, was a law that ended slavery in Washington, D.C. by paying
  • Compensated gross tonnage: Compensated Gross Tonnage (CGT) is an indicator of the amount of work that is necessary to build a given ship and is calculated by multiplying the tonnage
  • Compensated pulsed alternator: A compensated pulsed alternator, also known by the portmanteau compulsator, is a form of power supply. As the name suggests, it is an alternator that

'Compensated' example sentence in quotations


* If there is any period one would desire to be born in, is it not the age of Revolution when the old and the new stand side by side...when the glories of the old can be compensated by the rich possibilities of the new era This time...is a very good one... - Ralph Waldo Emerson

* His lack of education is more than compensated for by his keenly developed moral bankruptcy. - Woody Allen

* A stiff apology is a second insult. The injured party does not want to be compensated because he has been wronged he wants to be healed because he has been hurt. - Gilbert Keith Chesterton


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Compensated Sample Sentences in News


  • Farmers near Portage Diversion to be compensated for flood losses
    A handful of Manitoba farmers whose fields were flooded when the Portage Diversion was in use this summer will be compensated for their losses. Read more on this news related to 'Compensated'
  • Tough love: is this a model prison for children?
    Last month, 14 young people were compensated for their mistreatment in British prisons. What can we learn from a groundbreaking scheme for young offenders in Spain? From a distance, La Zarza re-educational centre, deep in the heart of the Murcian countryside, looks like any other jail high fences topped with rolled razor wire and a uniformed guard manning the gate Read more on this news related to 'Compensated'
  • Rockies compensated with additional high draft choice
    New Rockies general manager Jeff Bridich had his game plan in place as he approached a major move in his first offseason as the boss. Read more on this news related to 'Compensated'

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