lease-lend


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lease-lend

n
(Economics) economics material assistance to an ally
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Noun1.lease-lend - the transfer of goods and services to an ally to aid in a common causelease-lend - the transfer of goods and services to an ally to aid in a common cause; "lend-lease during World War II was extremely generous"
transference, transfer - transferring ownership
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Also, I have not forgotten lease-lend when, after D Day, we ended up in huge financial debt which the US demanded for their help, and which took so many years for the UK to pay off.
Britain only finished paying off Americans for lease-lend in 2008.
We owed America billions of dollars due to the Lease-Lend scheme.