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back pay

Syllabification: back pay

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of back pay in English:

noun

Payment for work done in the past that was withheld at the time, or for work that could have been done had the worker not been prevented from doing so: Hickman should be provided back pay plus any expenses

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