rebate
re·bate /'rē-ˌbāt/ n: a refund or deduction of part of a payment, price, or charge
re·bate /'rē-ˌbāt, ri-'bāt/ vb

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

rebate
I noun allowance, cut, decrease, deduction, diminution, discount, lessening of price, markdown, reduction, refund, reimbursement, repayment II verb allow, allow as a discount, cut, deduct, diminish, discount, give back, lessen, make allowance, mark down, offer a discount, pare, pay back, reduce, refund, reimburse, render, repay, replace, restore, return, slash, strike off, subtract, take off III index discount (reduce), refund (noun), refund (verb), reimburse, reimbursement, repay, restitution

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


rebate
1) A discount or deduction on sales price. A secret rebate given by a subcontractor to a contractor is illegal.
2) To give a discount or deduction.
Category: Business, LLCs & Corporations

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


rebate
Discount; diminution of interest on capital lent in consideration of prompt repayment thereof; reduction of a stipulated charge that is not credited in advance but is returned subsequent to payment in full.

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


rebate
Discount; diminution of interest on capital lent in consideration of prompt repayment thereof; reduction of a stipulated charge that is not credited in advance but is returned subsequent to payment in full.

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

rebate
   1) n. a discount or deduction on sales price. A secret rebate given by a subcontractor to a contractor in return for getting the job is illegal, since it cheats the person hiring the contractor.
   2) v. to give a discount or deduction.

Law dictionary. . 2013.

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