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grant–in–aid

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noun \ˌgrant-ən-ˈād\

Definition of grant–in–aid

plural

grants–in–aid

play \ˌgran(t)s-ən-ˈād\
  1. 1 :  a grant or subsidy for public funds paid by a central to a local government in aid of a public undertaking

  2. 2 :  a grant or subsidy to a school or individual for an educational or artistic project



1851

First Known Use of grant–in–aid

1851


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