equalization payment

equalization grant

noun

Canadian a financial grant made by the federal government to a poorer province in order to facilitate a level of services equal to that of a richer province

Nearby words

  1. equali,
  2. equalitarian,
  3. equality,
  4. equality state,
  5. equalization,
  6. equalize,
  7. equalizer,
  8. equally,
  9. equanil,
  10. equanimity

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