fee-splitting definition by Webster's New World
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the practice of giving part of the fee charged a referred client or patient to a colleague who makes the referral: it is considered an unethical practice in the medical profession
fee-splitting definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The practice of sharing fees with professional colleagues, such as physicians, for patient or client referrals.