Service-connected disability (SC) compensation

What is Service-connected disability (SC) compensation?

Service-connected disability (SC) compensation meaning in Military or Veterans Affairs terminology / glossary / dictionary is:
Monetary benefits, called disability compensations, are paid to veterans who are disabled by an injury or disease incurred or aggravated during active military service in the line of duty. The service of the veteran must have been terminated through separation or discharge under conditions that were other than dishonorable. Monetary benefits are related to the residual effects of the injury or disease. The amounts of the benefits are set by Congress. Disability compensation is paid in monthly payments.


reference: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs