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British money or other help that the government gives people who need financial help, for example because they do not have a job. The American word is welfare
money that you pay to your ex-wife or ex-husband to help your children after you are divorced
British money that people who do not have a job get from the government. The American word is unemployment compensation
British money provided by the government to someone who does not have a job. The American word is unemployment compensation.
mainly American money given to people who do not have work or who are in need. The usual British word is benefit.
giving birth to a baby in the presence of a large number of close relatives and/or friendsBuzzWord Article
a condition when a person cannot see clearly objects that are close; long sightednessadd a word