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Definition: Entitlement

Quick Summary of Entitlement

An individual’s right to receive a value or benefit provided by law.

Full Definition of Entitlement

Commonly recognized entitlements are benefits, such as those provided by Social Security or workers’ compensation.

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Modern Language Association (MLA):
Entitlement. PayrollHeaven.com. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. October 16, 2021 https://payrollheaven.com/define/entitlement/.
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Entitlement. PayrollHeaven.com. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. https://payrollheaven.com/define/entitlement/ (accessed: October 16, 2021).
American Psychological Association (APA):
Entitlement. PayrollHeaven.com. Retrieved October 16, 2021, from PayrollHeaven.com website: https://payrollheaven.com/define/entitlement/

Definition Sources

Definitions for Entitlement are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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