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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A grant paid by a government to an enterprise for reasons of public welfare.

Usage examples (36)
  • A subsidy for research in artificial intelligence
  • We know that two and a half million in subsidy is being spent.
  • These sales are non-TARP and come with billions in subsidy from the FDIC.
  • Jim, regardless of why the subsidy is there, it is NOT there for those who do not have the income to itemize. for more
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