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sub·ven·tion

 (səb-vĕn′shən)
n.
1. Provision of help, aid, or support.
2. An endowment or a subsidy, as that given by a government to an institution for research; a grant of financial aid.

[Middle English subvencioun, a subsidy by the state, from Old French subvention, monetary assistance, from Late Latin subventiō, subventiōn-, assistance, from Latin subventus, past participle of subvenīre, to come to help : sub-, beneath, behind; see sub- + venīre, to come; see gwā- in Indo-European roots.]
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subvention

(səbˈvɛnʃən)
n
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a grant, aid, or subsidy, as from a government to an educational institution
2. the act or process of providing aid or help of any sort
3. (General Sporting Terms) sport a fee paid indirectly to a supposedly amateur athlete for appearing at a meeting
[C15: from Late Latin subventiō assistance, from Latin subvenīre to subvene]
subˈventionary adj
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sub•ven•tion

(səbˈvɛn ʃən)

n.
1. a grant of money, as by a government, in aid or support of an institution or undertaking.
2. the furnishing of aid or relief.
[1400–50; < Late Latin subventiō aid = Latin subven(īre) to subvene + -tiō -tion]
sub•ven′tion•ar′y, adj.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.subvention - grant of financial aid as from a government to an educational institution
subsidy - a grant paid by a government to an enterprise that benefits the public; "a subsidy for research in artificial intelligence"
2.subvention - the act or process of providing aid or help of any sort
supplying, provision, supply - the activity of supplying or providing something
Verb1.subvention - guarantee financial support ofsubvention - guarantee financial support of; "The opera tour was subvented by a bank"
guarantee, undertake - promise to do or accomplish; "guarantee to free the prisoners"
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subvention

noun
Something, as a gift, granted for a definite purpose:
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Translations

subvention

[səbˈvenʃən] N (frm) → subvención f
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subvention

[səbˈvɛnʃən] n (= subsidy) → subvention f
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subvention

nSubvention f
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References in periodicals archive ?
La liste des beneficiaires pour l'edition 2019 des subventions de recherche octroyees par l'African Peacebuilding Network (APN) du Conseil pour la recherche en sciences sociales (SSRC), a ete rendue publique lundi dans un communique.
M2 PRESSWIRE-August 12, 2019-: Quicker distribution of community grant dollars | Distribution plus rapide des subventions communautaires
Also during Tuesday plenary, the house appealed to the Oyo state government to urgently come to the rescue of the state-owned institutions with bailout funds and upgrade of subventions released to the institutions.
Depuis des annees, celles-ci decrient les difficultes et les conditions exigees pour acceder aux subventions de ce fonds place sous la tutelle du ministere de la Famille, de la Solidarite, de l'Eegalite et du Developpement Social, entre autres le modele d'engagement du personnel salarie et conventionne des associations, l'exigence de la possession de la carte Ramed et du certificat d'indigence, sans oublier la lourdeur de la preparation du dossier de demande de subvention.
Le ministUuA re des Finances a apportUu[c] dimanche des clarifications sur la politique des subventions en soulignant que "sae1/4aoil y a nUu[c]cessitUu[c] de revoir les dispositifs de soutien actuels, la rUu[c]vision ne sera pas prUu[c]cipitUu[c]e et ne sera pas appliquUu[c]e de maniUuA re systUu[c]matique et indiscriminUu[c]e".
He further said the Price Stabilisation Fund does not rely on subventions and there are no other levies that remit into the fund as it relies on money allocated by the government and the Botswana Agricultural Marketing Board from time to time.
Le ministre de l'Industrie, de l'Energie et des Mines a annonce, lors d'une conference de presse, ce jeudi, au siege de son departement, que les subventions aux cimenteries seront totalement levees a partir du mois de juin prochain, soulignant que cette mesure a permis de reduire le montant de la subvention de 130 millions de dinars suite a la levee, dans une premiere etape, de la subvention aux cimenteries a hauteur de 50%.
Des subventions de l'ordre de 10 MDH ont ete remises, mardi a Casablanca, aux pecheurs beneficiaires du programme "Ibhar", en vue de mettre a niveau la flotte cotiere et artisanale.
* Ministre de l'information l'industrie des journaux sera affectee la lever de la subvention (ALKHARTOUM): * Exception du carburant d'aviation de la suppression des subventions .