Meaning of “family allowance” in the English Dictionary

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"family allowance" in British English

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family allowancenoun [ U ]

uk /ˌfæm.əl.i əˈlaʊ.əns/ us /ˌfæm.əl.i əˈlaʊ.əns/ UK

old-fashioned for child benefit

(Definition of “family allowance” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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