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SUBSIDY, Eng. law. An aid, tax or tribute granted by parliament to the king for the urgent occasions of the kingdom, to be levied on every subject of ability, according to the value of his lands or goods. Jacob's Law. Dict. h.t.
     2. The assistance given in money by one nation to another to enable it the better to carry on a war, when such nation does not join directly in the war, is called a subsidy. Vattel, liv. 3, Sec. 82. See Neutrality.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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We have stalls of home appliances which offers 15 to 60 per cent subsidized prices.
The Bank shall also avail loans in sectors apart from the ones listed under the Subsidized Loan scheme.
He inquired from the visitors about the quality of food items and subsidized prices at Ramazan Bazaar.
The money for subsidized child care comes from the federal Child Care Development Fund.
An IEC report from last May found that such subsidies were in the form of cash grants, subsidized fuel or deferred expenditure.
But BDL did not disclose the names and the number of Lebanese banks that have violated the conditions for granting subsidized housing loans to limited-income families.
Last month, agriculture principal secretary Richard Lesiyampe said the government had purchased 100,000 metric tonnes of subsidized fertilizer to be sold to farmers at Sh1,200 per 50kg bag as the government is subsidising Sh300.
"What farmers require is sufficient capital to enable them to invest in modern crop production instead of pumping up funds on subsidized maize flour which is a short-term solution to the food crisis in the country," said Mr Menjo.In many towns across the country, most retail shops had yesterday run out of the subsidized maize flour.
In the developed countries, due to the role of the financial institutions, there is less need for subsidized housing compare to developing countries, while in developing countries the need for subsidized housing is very high and the shortage of housing units is very significant.
Most loans (1,004) have been granted within the project of subsidized home loans as 101 are applicants in the project of subsidized home loans for young people.