lowance

noun
low·​ance | \ ˈlau̇ən(t)s \
plural -s

Definition of lowance

dialectal, British
: food or drink or the equivalent in money given to a worker in addition to his wages

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short for allowance entry 1

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“Lowance.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lowance. Accessed 3 Jun. 2020.

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