indemnification
in·dem·ni·fi·ca·tion /in-ˌdem-ni-fə-'kā-shən/ n
1 a: the action of indemnifying
b: the condition of being indemnified
2: indemnity (2b)

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

indemnification
I noun amends, compensation, indemnity, monetary remuneration, payment, recompense, redemption, reimbursement, remuneration, reparation, repayment, requital, requitement, restitution, restoration, return, satisfaction II index collection (payment), compensation, consideration (recompense), damages, expiation, indemnity, insurance, payment (remittance), recompense, recovery (award), redemption, refund, reimbursement, relief (legal redress), remuneration, rendition (restoration), requital, restitution, retribution, reward, satisfaction (discharge of debt), trover

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


indemnification
USA
indemnity, Also known as indemnify and indemnification.
Generally, an undertaking by one party to reimburse the other party or pay them directly for certain costs and expenses. In an acquisition context, a purchase agreement often provides that a party will indemnify the other against costs incurred by it in connection with a breach of representation or warranty by the indemnifying party.

Practical Law Dictionary. Glossary of UK, US and international legal terms. . 2010.

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


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