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fund

verb [T]
 
 
/fʌnd/ FINANCE
to provide the money for a particular purpose or activity: Fears continue to grow that the Government's bailout will not be enough to fund the industry's recovery.partially/wholly/fully funded The research was partially funded by Roche Applied Science. government/privately funded The regeneration program is funded by EU money.
→  See also overfunded , underfunded
Translations of “fund”
in Korean 기금을 대다…
in Arabic يُمَوّل…
in Portuguese financiar, custear…
in Catalan finançar…
in Japanese ~に資金を提供する…
in Italian finanziare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 爲…提供資金, 資助…
in Chinese (Simplified) 为…提供资金, 资助…
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