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noun [countable] economics subsidy pronunciation in British English /ˈsʌbsədi/
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pluralsubsidies
  1. an amount of money that the government or another organization pays to help to reduce the cost of a product or service
    The government pays subsidies to farmers to produce particular crops.
    a housing subsidy

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