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    perquisite

    perquisite - Dictionary definition and meaning for word perquisite

    Definition
    (noun) an incidental benefit awarded for certain types of employment (especially if it is regarded as a right)
    Synonyms : fringe benefit , perk
    Example Sentence
    • a limousine is one of the fringe benefits of the job
    Definition
    (noun) a right reserved exclusively by a particular person or group (especially a hereditary or official right)
    Example Sentence
    • suffrage was the prerogative of white adult males
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for perquisite

perquisite---->perks---->something u get apart from salary

"Perk" "Requisite" -> Perks Requisite is you have to be priviledged.

The coffee is free where you work. It is prepared in a PERCOLATING style of coffee pot: thus the free coffee is a PERK.

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