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aid

(Help), noun abetment, accommodation, advance, advocacy, aidance, assistance, auspices, backing, benefit, coadjuvancy, cooperation, countenance, endorsement, facilitation, furtherance, guidance, help, maintenance, ministration, ministry, patronage, reinforcement, relief, rescue, service, sponsorship, subscription, subsidy, subsistence, succor, support, sustenance, tutelage, willing help
Associated concepts: aid and abet, aid and comfort

aid

(Subsistence), noun benefaction, benefit, charity, compensation, endowment, humanitarianism, ministration, ministry, patronage, relief, subsidy, support, sustainment, sustenance

aid

verb abet, advance, assist, augment, avail, be auxiliary to, be of service, benefit, collaborate, cooperate with, facilitate, further, give aid, give support, help, minnster to, nurture, oblige, promote, provision, reinforce, r ender help, r escue, second, serve, service, strengthen, subserve, succor, supplement, support, uphold
Associated concepts: aid and abet, aid and comfort
See also: abet, accommodate, accomplice, advantage, advocacy, assist, assistance, associate, avail, bear, behalf, benefactor, benefit, bolster, capitalize, charity, coactor, coadjutant, coconspirator, conduce, confederate, conspire, conspirer, contribute, contribution, copartner, countenance, enable, endow, endowment, espouse, expedite, facilitate, factor, favor, finance, foment, foster, harbor, help, ingredient, instrument, inure, largess, lend, loan, maintain, maintenance, nurture, participant, participate, partner, patronage, promotion, protection, redress, reinforcement, relieve, remedy, rescue, samaritan, sanction, serve, service, shelter, side, subsidize, support, sustain, tool, uphold

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abet

in English law, aiding and abetting is the helping in some way of the principal offender. It is in itself a crime but depends upon some earlier communication between the parties. See, for Scotland, ART AND PART.
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Once conflicts end, however, we predict that continued military operations coupled with economic aid have negative growth effect on the economy.
The graph reveals that although the US allocated considerable economic aid to Israel during these years, it appears negligible when compared to the amount of US aid in the latter years.
This suggests that economic aid is effective at buying political reform when the costs of that reform are relatively low.
At this point, there remain questions as to whether or not GCC economic aid will be able to offset these political and reputational risks.
It was even less in 2010 when the total economic aid of $200m could provide less than $3 per capita income.
Japan is planning to provide economic aid to countries with good reserves of rare metal resources, the business daily Nikkei has reported.
Without SDF participation in antiterrorism activities related to Afghanistan, the government will inevitably face criticism that the country has once again resorted to the so-called checkbook diplomacy approach, in which it provides economic aid and investment but no security personnel.
4 million in regular and $150 million in supplemental assistance bring total US economic aid to Jordan in 2009 to $513.
This economic aid would be separate from others announced by the provincial and federal governments.
Throughout the 1950s and 1960s, Syria relied heavily on the Soviet Union not only for security assurances but also for economic aid.
Yet Nazif's policies have exacerbated social inequalities and tied some reform progress to United States economic aid.
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