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endowment

noun     /ɪnˈdaʊ.mənt/
[C or U] money that is given to a college or hospital, etc. in order to provide it with an income, or the giving of this money (給院校、醫院等的)捐款,捐贈,資助 The school has received an endowment of £50 000 to buy new books for the library. 學校收到了一筆用於爲圖書館添置新書的五萬英鎊的捐款。 Grants and allowances
[C] something that you have from birth, often a quality 天賦;天資;才能 There are tests which can establish a baby's genetic endowment. 有些測試可以測定嬰兒的基因特性。 Skill, talent and ability
(Definition of endowment from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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