revenue sharing

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rev′enue shar`ing

the system of disbursing part of federal tax revenues to state and local governments for their use.
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Noun1.revenue sharing - distribution of part of the federal tax income to states and municipalities
distribution - the act of distributing or spreading or apportioning
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