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new dealnoun [S]

(also New Deal) uk   us   ECONOMICS, GOVERNMENT
the New Deal a set of ​actions taken by US ​President Franklin D. Roosevelt in the 1930s, intended to ​help the ​economy when it was in great difficulty: Roosevelt's New Deal ​culturalprogramsmarked the U.S. government's first ​big, ​directinvestment in ​culturaldevelopment.
a set of ​actions by the UK ​governmentdesigned to ​help the ​unemployed: The ​scheme would ​cover the New Deal ​programmes for young ​people and for the ​long-termunemployed.
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