subsidized

adjective
sub·​si·​dized | \ ˈsəb-sə-ˌdīzd How to pronounce subsidized (audio) , -zə- \

Definition of subsidized

: furnished with a subsidy : paid for with the assistance of a subsidy (such as a grant of public or private money) subsidized housing An entitlement to heavily subsidized health care, regardless of financial need, is a luxury …— Richard Jackson Apple employees still rhapsodize about the exquisite salmon served at a subsidized price in the employee cafeteria …— Jeff Goodell

First Known Use of subsidized

1785, in the meaning defined above

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“Subsidized.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/subsidized. Accessed 28 Feb. 2020.

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