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philanthropic

adjective
 
 
/ˌfɪlənˈθrɒpɪk/ SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
giving money to help people who are poor or sick, or to pay for things such as museums or schools that are good for society: He is known for his philanthropic work for children in Africa. philanthropic organizations/projects/ventures
Translations of “philanthropic”
in Chinese (Traditional) 慈善的, 樂善好施的(尤指透過捐款幫助窮人)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 慈善的, 乐善好施的(尤指通过捐款帮助穷人)…
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