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noun [countable] grant pronunciation in American English /ɡrænt/
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  1. an amount of money that the government or an organization gives you for a specific purpose and does not ask you to pay back. Money that you have to pay back is called a loan

    She received a grant from the MacArthur Foundation.

    a research grant



to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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