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subsidy

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈsʌb.sɪ.di/
C1 money given as part of the cost of something, to help or encourage it to happen: The company received a substantial government subsidy. The government is planning to abolish subsidies to farmers.
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in Vietnamese tiền trợ cấp…
in Spanish subsidio, subvención…
in Thai เงินสนับสนุน…
in Malaysian subsidi…
in French subvention…
in German die Subvention…
in Chinese (Traditional) 補助金, 津貼,補貼…
in Indonesian subsidi…
in Russian субсидия, дотация…
in Turkish yardım, ek ödeme, ödenek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 补助金, 津贴,补贴…
in Polish dotacja…
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