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government spendingnoun [U]

uk   us   GOVERNMENT, ECONOMICS
the ​totalamount of ​money that the ​governmentspends in a particular ​period: It's ​time to ​controlgovernmentspending and get back to a ​balancedbudget. governmentspendingprograms/​cuts/​regulation
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