1. compensatory damages (law) compensation for losses that can readily be proven to have occurred and for which the injured party has the right to be compensated
  2. compensatory time time off that is granted to a worker as compensation for working overtime
  3. compensatory spending spending money raised by borrowing
  4. punitive damages compensation in excess of actual damages
  5. compensated receiving or eligible for compensation
  6. compensating balance a minimum credit balance that a bank may require a borrower to keep on deposit as a condition for granting a loan; a common requirement for establishing a line of credit at a bank
  7. compensate make amends for
  8. genus Hydrodamalis a genus of the family Dugongidae comprising only Steller's sea cow
  9. Cotoneaster dammeri climbing evergreen shrub with white flowers and red berries
  10. exemplary damages compensation in excess of actual damages
  11. nominal damages (law) a trivial sum (usually $1.00) awarded as recognition that a legal injury was sustained (as for technical violations of a contract)
  12. genus Taurotragus African antelopes: elands
  13. Composite order a Roman order that combines the Corinthian acanthus leaves with the spiral scrolls of the Ionic order
  14. Nostradamus French astrologer who wrote cryptic predictions whose interpretations are still being debated (1503-1566)
  15. compensation the act of making amends for service, loss, or injury
  16. considerateness kind and considerate regard for others
  17. genus Tortrix type genus of the Tortricidae
  18. combinatorial relating to or involving combinations
  19. general damages (law) compensation for losses that can readily be proven to have occurred and for which the injured party has the right to be compensated
  20. compound sentence a sentence composed of at least two coordinate independent clauses