Origin of subvention
synonym study for subvention
OTHER WORDS FROM subventionsub·ven·tion·ar·y, adjective
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How to use subvention in a sentence
All railway lines of public service, and those which receive a subvention, must provide two wires for Government use.Spanish Life in Town and Country|L. Higgin and Eugne E. Street
This large subvention has important effects on Local Government which have never before been critically examined.English Poor Law Policy|Sidney Webb
Harris needed money to support the stadholder's cause, and Carmarthen proposed a subvention of £1,200 a year.The Political History of England - Vol. X.|William Hunt
As early as 1881 the government had published a proposal for a subvention to German shipping; Enlarged industrial policy.
In 1907 the budget of the Congo balanced at about 250,000 without the aid of this subvention.