aided school


Definition of aided school

: a usually denominational voluntary English school receiving one half of its maintenance costs from public funds but retaining control over appointments and religious instruction — compare controlled school

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First Known Use of aided school

1832, in the meaning defined above

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“Aided school.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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