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Another word for patronage

  1. Aid or support given by a patron

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  2. The commercial transactions of customers with a supplier

      1. The passage of people or vehicles along routes of transportation.
      2. Vehicles or pedestrians in transit:
      3. The commercial exchange of goods; trade.
      1. The business of buying and selling commodities, products, or services; commerce.
      2. A branch or kind of business:
      3. The people working in or associated with a business or industry:
      1. A traditional practice or usual way of doing something followed by a social group or people.
      2. The tradition or body of such practices:
      3. A habitual practice of a person:
      1. The activity of buying and selling commodities, products, or services:
      2. The amount or volume of this activity:
      3. The variety of this activity in which a person is engaged:
  3. Customers or patrons collectively

  4. The political appointments or jobs that are at the disposal of those in power

      1. The flesh of a pig or hog used as food.
      2. Government funds, appointments, or benefits dispensed or legislated by politicians to gain favor with their constituents:
      3. To eat ravenously; gorge oneself. Used with out.
      1. To impair or destroy the value or quality of; ruin:
      2. To harm the character of (a child) by overindulgence or leniency.
      3. To plunder; despoil.
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Another word for patronage

  1. The support provided by a patron

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  2. Trade

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  3. Condescension