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honorarium


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Honorarium  \Hon`o*ra"ri*um\,  Honorary  \Hon"or*a*ry\,  n.  [L. 
  honorarium  (sc.  donum),  fr  honorarius.  See  {Honorary},  a.] 
  1.  A  fee  offered  to  professional  men  for  their  services;  as 
  an  honorarium  of  one  thousand  dollars.  --S.  Longfellow. 
 
  2.  (Law)  An  honorary  payment,  usually  in  recognition  of 
  services  for  which  it  is  not  usual  or  not  lawful  to  assign 
  a  fixed  business  price.  --Heumann. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  honorarium 
  n  :  a  fee  paid  for  a  nominally  free  service 




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