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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An employment benefit given in addition to one's wages or salary.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A benefit received in addition to the normal benefits of holding a job, or, by extension, any relationship to the source of the benefit.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an incidental benefit awarded for certain types of employment (especially if it is regarded as a right)


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  • The favorite of the senior bakers was the hot-buttered bread, but the greatest fringe benefit for me was getting to eat the ice cream and homemade chocolates.

    First Man


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