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subvention

sub·ven·tion

subvention

 
pronunciation:
suhb ven shn
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a grant of financial aid or relief by a government or other official source; subsidy.
similar words:
subsidy
definition 2: a grant of financial support by a government or other official source for a scientific or cultural institution, organization, or program; endowment.
similar words:
subsidy
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derivation: subventionary (adj.)