- paid or given in goods, commodities, or services instead of money: in-kind welfare programs.
- paying or returning something of the same kind as that received or offered.
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Examples from the Web for in-kind
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Student-athletes get those generous amounts in direct, in-kind compensation.Liberals’ College Hoops Pity Party
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And the latter has a certain pleasing economic logic to it: why not give people cash instead of an in-kind benefit?Why Not Make Social Security Benefits Even More Generous
March 8, 2013
Counts four and five related to money, travel expenses, and other in-kind gifts given by the late Fred Baron.John Edwards Verdict: Why Johnny Walked on a Mistrial
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And put the network in the position of having made an in-kind contribution?Why Mike Huckabee Chose Fox
May 14, 2011