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public assistance

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Synonyms for public assistance

noun aid to needy
  • aid to dependent children
  • aid to the blind
  • food stamps
  • government aid
  • meal ticket
  • old-age assistance
  • public welfare
  • relief
  • relief payments
  • social welfare
  • welfare
  • welfare aid
  • welfare payments
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