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food stamp

noun
1.
any of the coupons sold or given under a federal program to eligible needy persons and redeemable for food at designated grocery stores or markets.
Also called food coupon.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40
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Examples from the web for food stamp
  • Never mind the actual demographics of food stamp usage.
  • The food stamp program helps low-income people buy food.

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