emolument
emol·u·ment /i-'mäl-yə-mənt/ n: a return arising from office or employment usu. in the form of compensation or perquisites
the President shall, at stated times, receive for his services, a compensation...and he shall not receive within that period any other emolumentU.S. Constitution art. II

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

emolument
I noun advance, allowance, benefit, bonus, commission, compensation, consideration, disbursement, earnings, fee, income, indemnification, pay, payment, profit, recompense, remuneration, requital, restitution, return, revenue, reward, salary, stipend, tribute, wage II index advance (allowance), alimony, bounty, brokerage, commission (fee), compensation, consideration (recompense), disbursement (funds paid out), earnings, fee (charge), honorarium, pay, payment (remittance), pension, perquisite, profit, recompense, requital, restitution, revenue, reward, wage

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


emolument
n.
The total compensation from a job, including salary, rank, benefits, and other privileges and advantages.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.


emolument
income from employment. The term is used by the Income and Corporation Taxes Act 1988. Specifically, Section 1311 defines it as including 'all salaries, fees, wages, perquisites and profits whatsoever'. Perquisites include benefits in kind.

Collins dictionary of law. . 2001.


emolument
Payment, profit, or gain as a result of employment or holding an office.
Category: Employment Law & HR

Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.


emolument
n. A payment or other benefit received as a result of employment or of the holding of a public office.

Webster's New World Law Dictionary. . 2000.


emolument
The profit arising from office, employment, or labor; that which is received as a compensation for services, or which is annexed to the possession of office as salary, fees, and perquisites.
Any perquisite, advantage, profit, or gain arising from the possession of an office.

Dictionary from West's Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005.


emolument
The profit arising from office, employment, or labor; that which is received as a compensation for services, or which is annexed to the possession of office as salary, fees, and perquisites.
 
Any perquisite, advantage, profit, or gain arising from the possession of an office.

Short Dictionary of (mostly American) Legal Terms and Abbreviations.

emolument
n.
   salary, wages and benefits paid for employment or an office held.

Law dictionary. . 2013.

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  • émolument — [ emɔlymɑ̃ ] n. m. • 1265; lat. emolumentum « profit » 1 ♦ Vx Avantage, profit revenant légalement à qqn. ♢ Mod. Dr. Actif que recueille un héritier, un légataire universel ou un époux commun en biens. 2 ♦ Au plur. Rétributions des actes tarifés… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • emolument — EMOLUMÉNT, emolumente, s.n. (livr. (livresc)) Profit, avantaj. – Din lat. emolumentum, fr. émolument. Trimis de claudia, 12.06.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  emolumént s. n., pl. emoluménte Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2 …   Dicționar Român

  • émolument — ÉMOLUMENT. s. m. Profit, avantage. Tirer un grand émolument, de grands émolumens de quelque chose. Il n a reçu aucun émolument de cette affaire. [b]f♛/b] Il se prend aussi plus particulièrement pour Les profits et avantages casuels qui… …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie Française 1798

  • emolument — EMOLUMENT. s. m. Profit, avantage. Tirer un grand emolument, de grands emoluments de quelque chose. il n a receu aucun emolument de cette affaire. Il se prend aussi plus particulierement pour les profits & avantages casuels qui proviennent d une… …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • emolument — e‧mol‧u‧ment [ɪˈmɒljmənt ǁ ɪˈmɑːl ] noun [countable usually plural] formal money and any other form of payment that someone, especially a lawyer, doctor, accountant etc, gets for the work that they do. The money earned by company directors who… …   Financial and business terms

  • emolument — mid 15c., from M.Fr. émolument and directly from L. emolumentum profit, gain, perhaps originally payment to a miller for grinding corn, from emolere grind out, from ex out (see EX (Cf. ex )) + molere to grind (see MALLET (Cf. mallet) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Emolument — E*mol u*ment, n. [L. emolumentum, lit., a working out, fr. emoliri to move out, work out; e out + moliri to set in motion, exert one s self, fr. moles a huge, heavy mass: cf. F. [ e]molument. See {Mole} a mound.] The profit arising from office,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Emolüment — (v. lat.), Vortheil, Nutzen; daher Emolumente, Einkünfte, Nebenvortheile …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Emolŭment — (lat.), Vorteil, Nutzen; besonders Mehrzahl: Einkünfte, namentlich Nebeneinkünfte …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Emolumént — (lat.), Vorteil, Nutzen; in der Mehrzahl: Einkünfte, Nebeneinkünfte …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

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