Meaning of “food stamp” in the English Dictionary

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"food stamp" in American English

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food stampnoun [ C usually pl ]

us /ˈfud ˌstæmp/

(Definition of “food stamp” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"food stamp" in Business English

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food stampnoun [ C ]

uk us US GOVERNMENT

a small paper that is given by the US government to poor people and that can be used to buy food:

More than 200,000 retailers are authorized to accept food stamps for groceries.

(Definition of “food stamp” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)