Dictionary: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z


[grant-in-eyd, grahnt-] /ˈgrænt ɪnˈeɪd, ˈgrɑnt-/

noun, plural grants-in-aid.
a subsidy furnished by a central government to a local one to help finance a public project, as the construction of a highway or school.
a financial subsidy given to an individual or institution for research, educational, or cultural purposes.
noun (pl) grants-in-aid
a sum of money granted by one government to a lower level of government or to a dependency for a programme, etc
(education) a grant provided by the central government or local education authority to ensure consistent standards in buildings and other facilities


Read Also:

  • Grantsman

    [grants-muh n, grahnts-] /ˈgrænts mən, ˈgrɑnts-/ noun, plural grantsmen. 1. an expert in grantsmanship.

  • Grantsmanship

    [grants-muh n-ship, grahnts-] /ˈgrænts mənˌʃɪp, ˈgrɑnts-/ noun 1. skill in securing , as for research, from federal agencies, foundations, or the like.

  • Grants-pass

    noun 1. a city in SW Oregon.

  • Gran-turismo-omologato

    [grahn too-riz-moh uh-moh-luh-gey-toh, -gah-toh; Italian grahn too-ree-zmaw aw-maw-law-gah-taw] /ˈgrɑn tʊˈrɪz moʊ əˌmoʊ ləˈgeɪ toʊ, -ˈgɑ toʊ; Italian ˈgrɑn tuˈri zmɔ ɔˌmɔ lɔˈgɑ tɔ/ adjective 1. (of an automobile) certified as conforming to the specifications, as fuel capacity and engine displacement, for a class of standard automobiles (Gran Turismo) qualified to engage in various types of […]

Disclaimer: Grants-in-aid definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.