from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Financial aid, such as a subsidy or tax break, provided by a government to corporations or other businesses, especially when viewed as wasteful or unjust: "critics who say that letting big companies raise private stock on public land amounts to corporate welfare” ( Frank Clifford).
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