compensatory time

noun
time off that is granted to a worker as compensation for working overtime
Hypernyms: ↑time off

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • compensatory time — UK noun [U] (also compensatory time off, also comp time, UK also time off in lieu) ► HR, WORKPLACE time that an employee who has worked extra hours may take off from work: »Compensatory time off may be approved instead of overtime pay …   Financial and business terms

  • time off in lieu — UK US noun [U] UK (US compensatory time) HR ► time that an employee who has worked extra hours may take off from work: »Our workers take time off in lieu rather than accumulate high earnings on overtime …   Financial and business terms

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  • time off — noun a time period when you are not required to work (Freq. 4) he requested time off to attend his grandmother s funeral • Ant: ↑work time • Hypernyms: ↑time period, ↑period of time, ↑period …   Useful english dictionary

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  • compensatory damages — The damages recoverable in satisfaction of, or in recompense for, loss or injury sustained, including all damages except nominal damages, punitive or exemplary damages. 22 Am J2d Damg § 11. Damages awarded not only as a recompense for actual… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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