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almsgiver

[ahmz-giv-er] /ˈɑmzˌgɪv ər/
noun
1.
a person who gives alms.
Origin
1625-1635
1625-35; alms + giver
Related forms
almsgiving, noun
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  • Early hospitals were financed by voluntary almsgiving.

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