Significado de “means-test” - Diccionario Inglés

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Significado de "means-test" - Diccionario Inglés para los negocios

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means-testverb [ T ]

uk us GOVERNMENT, FINANCE

if a government means-tests money for medical care, education, legal services, etc. it gives it to people whose income is below a particular amount, or it gives different amounts depending on people's income:

The government may means-test help for the elderly.
means-tested benefits/grants/welfare

means testnoun [ C ]

uk us GOVERNMENT, FINANCE

a way of finding out how much income a person has in order to decide whether they should receive money from the government, for example towards medical care, education, or legal services:

People who pass a means test do not have to pay for a lawyer.

(Definition of “means-test” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)