combat pay

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n combat pay extra pay for soldiers engaged in active combat
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Usage


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Proposed changes in military compensation would base combat pay on the level of danger troops are in and could make them wait for annual tax refunds to get their extra pay.
I didn't deserve my combat pay .
You know that basic pay, allowances and bonuses received while in a combat zone are tax free.
Getting the most out of your combat-pay exclusion.
The referees for these freewheeling presidential debates should get combat pay.
While it's not a federal public holiday here in the United States, it is a national day of observance to pay tribute to the American men and women who never returned home from combat or have been prisoners of war.
In an effort to combat classroom overcrowding, one college considers having students pay a premium for extra classes.
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