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: the act of benefiting
: a benefit conferred
: a charitable donation
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alms, beneficence, charity, contribution, donation, philanthropy
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1635, in the meaning defined at sense 1
Late Latin benefaction-, benefactio, from Latin bene facere to do good to, from bene + facere to do — more at do
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