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philanthropy

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1 a gift of money or its equivalent to a charity, humanitarian cause, or public institution
  • among the industrialistʼs philanthropies was a college scholarship fund for deserving students from the inner city
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2 the giving of necessities and especially money to the needy
  • much dedicated to philanthropy, the industrialist maintains a surprisingly modest lifestyle
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