subvention


subvention
subvention [subven′shən, səbven′shən]
n.
[ME < subvencioun < OFr subvencion < LL subventio]
1. Obs. the act of subvening
2. money granted, as by a government, in support of a study, institution, etc.; subsidy
subventionary
adj.

English World dictionary. . 2014.

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