A measure, quantity, or degree of difference:
A part or portion that belongs or is allotted to an individual, or the part contributed by an individual
Authoritative permission or approval that makes a course of action valid.
A fixed portion; share; allowance
That which is divided off or separated, as a part from a whole; a separated part of anything.
A regular payment, not a fee, given to an artist, etc. by a patron; subsidy
The act of giving:
The amount by which the face value of a bond or other debt security exceeds its market price.
A specified income payable at stated intervals for a fixed or a contingent period, often for the recipient’s life, in consideration of a stipulated premium paid either in prior installment payments or in a single payment. For example, a retirement annuity paid to a public officer following his or her retirement.
An allowance that a court orders paid to a person by that person's spouse or former spouse after a legal separation or divorce or while legal action on this is pending
A fee or a percentage of the proceeds paid to a salesperson, broker, etc., either in addition to, or in lieu of, wages or salary
The payment to an employee, usually based on hours worked or quantity of goods or services produced.
The definition of hire is the amount paid for services or an employee.
Payment in return for something, such as a service.
(Law) A transfer of property by deed or writing; especially, an appropriation or conveyance made by the government; as, a grant of land or of money; also, the deed or writing by which the transfer is made.
Regard for one's own benefit or advantage; self-interest:
A gift or favor generously bestowed.
The definition of a subsidy is money or grants given by the government to support a project, business or industry, or a grant of money or financial support offered to fund an artist, project or other endeavor.
A payment as to a professional person for services on which no fee is set or legally obtainable
A length of time spent in a particular way, especially doing a job or fulfilling a duty:
A grant by will of personal property or of money.
A share of money, food, or clothing that has been charitably given:
A considerable amount or number:
A measure is defined as a course of action, or a legislative bill.
Quantum is a specified amount or portion.
A share or portion.
(Informal) A share, as of loot or booty
A document, printed tag, permit, etc. indicating that such permission has been granted
(Now Rare) Permission, esp. in writing
Settlement of a debt or claim.
The definition of a reduction is a decrease or a lessening in amount, or the amount by which something decreases or goes down.
The act of permitting, especially in giving formal consent; authorization:
An amount that is or may be deducted:
A piece or part cut off or out
The definition of concession is something granted in response to demands, or a special allowance, or is the right to use land or property granted by the owner.
The definition of an authorization is something that allows an action or event or an act of allowing some action or event to happen.
That with which something is endowed; specif., any bequest or gift that provides an income for an institution or person
The definition of a handout is written material given to inform or provide additional information, or a gift of food, money or clothing given for free to people or organizations.
Remittance is defined as money that is sent to pay for something.
A specific gift of money or other aid, as by a foundation, to help a student pay for instruction
A mutual sharing, as of experience, activity, interest, etc.
The definition of inheritance is something passed down from your parents to you, or the act of receiving something passed down from your parents.
A special levy or tax
Something that provides help, support, or relief, such as money or supplies:
An endowment or a subsidy, as that given by a government to an institution for research; a grant of financial aid.
A thing or amount allocated
The part, or fate, that falls to one, as it were, by chance, or without his planning.
Formal consent or sanction
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