fundholding

/ (ˈfʌndˌhəʊldɪŋ) /

noun

(formerly, in the National Health Service in Britain) the system enabling general practitioners to receive a fixed budget from which to pay for primary care, drugs, and nonurgent hospital treatment for patients

Nearby words

  1. fundamentalist,
  2. fundamentally,
  3. fundamentals,
  4. fundectomy,
  5. funded debt,
  6. fundi,
  7. fundie,
  8. fundiform,
  9. funding,
  10. funding operations

Derived Formsfundholder, noun

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