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welfare paymentnoun [C]

uk   us   US GOVERNMENT, ECONOMICS
an amount of money that is paid by the government to someone who is ill, poor, or has no job: She receives $620 a month in welfare payments.
(Definition of welfare payment from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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