What does Reimbursement mean?

Definitions for Reimbursement

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. reimbursement(noun)

    compensation paid (to someone) for damages or losses or money already spent etc.

    "he received reimbursement for his travel expenses"


  1. reimbursement(Noun)

    The act of compensating someone for an expense.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Reimbursement(noun)

    the act reimbursing

  2. Origin: [Cf. F. rembursement.]


  1. Reimbursement

    Reimbursement is an act of compensating someone for an expense. Often, a person is reimbursed for out-of-pocket expenses when the person incurs those expenses through employment or in an account of carrying out the duties for another party or member. Common examples are firms compensating individuals who buy supplies for their companies, or firms compensating employees on field or out-of-town assignments who pay for their stay and transportation. Reimbursement can be of many types like day care, mobile expense, transport, medical expense, study expenditure


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Reimbursement in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Reimbursement in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Kate Lorig:

    However, these are seldom reimbursed because they do not meet the billing code and all the other requirements for reimbursement.

  2. Kate Lorig:

    Right now reimbursement is usually based on first having a billing code and then have the right content in the education and the right person giving it.

  3. James Clark:

    The appetite among private equity firms for these assets tends to be greater because there is less payer reimbursement risk and the growth opportunities are so great.

  4. James LeBuhn:

    The hospital sector has navigated many challenging environments in the recent past, but the upcoming years represent a true transition as the core model of healthcare delivery and reimbursement is undergoing redesign.

  5. Kaare Schultz:

    It's going to be a challenge because of bad safety experiences with previous weight-loss medications and there is also a reimbursement issue around a new biological medicine that is injected and will be relatively expensive.

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