Meaning of “government subsidy” in the English Dictionary

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"government subsidy" in Business English

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government subsidynoun [ C or U ]

uk us FINANCE, ECONOMICS

money paid by a government to help an organization or industry reduce its costs, so that it can provide products or services at lower prices:

After years of government subsidy, banks will have to learn to adapt to new competition.
Big farms that receive / large government subsidies would lose some of that money.

(Definition of “government subsidy” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)