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noun [countable/uncountable] entitlement pronunciation in British English /ɪnˈtaɪt(ə)lmənt/
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  1. the right to receive something or to do something
    entitlement to:

    One woman in six retires with an entitlement to a full basic pension.

    entitlement to do something:

    Few people were aware of their entitlement to visit the palace.

    1. a.
      an amount of money that someone is entitled to receive

      Make sure you are getting your full entitlement.



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