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grant

1. a sum of money provided by a government, local authority, or public fund to finance educational study, overseas aid, building repairs, etc.
2. a transfer of property by deed or other written instrument; conveyance
3. US a territorial unit in Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont, originally granted to an individual or organization

Grant

1. Cary, real name Alexander Archibald Leach. 1904--86, US film actor, born in England. His many films include Bringing up Baby (1938), The Philadelphia Story (1940), Arsenic and Old Lace (1944), and Mr Blandings Builds his Dream House (1948)
2. Duncan (James Corrowr). 1885--1978, British painter and designer
3. Ulysses S(impson), real name Hiram Ulysses Grant. 1822--85, 18th president of the US (1869--77); commander in chief of Union forces in the American Civil War (1864--65)
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Because credit report accuracy is essential to the business activities of consumer reporting agencies and credit granters, the credit industry has developed and implemented procedures to help ensure accuracy.
Further, granters can help make the project's outcome matter through grant renewal or bonus grants contingent on evidence of accomplishment.
Forgiveness is a gift of God's grace, even as it simultaneously involves our own choices and responses as granters and receivers of forgiveness.
Interestingly, in 1997 counterparties in emerging Asia were net granters of credit guarantees on the initial claims of U.
If they're referred before they're 18 and into remission we're thrilled,'' said Melody Johnston, one of the two wish granters who accompanied the teen-ager on his spree.
During Shirk's term, NSPA and the Farmers Home Administration signed an agreement to cooperate in the establishment of their respective policies and procedures, to complement each other's activities and for NSPA to provide voluntary technical and management assistance to FmHA applicants, borrowers and/or granters.
We're grateful for the tireless efforts of our volunteer wish granters, board members, donors, medical partners and staff who make these magical wishes possible.
So when Shahrul was visited by the Wish Granters from Make-A-Wish Malaysia, he was quick to express his heartfelt wish - to board a Malaysia Airlines plane to Langkawi and stay at a seaside resort.
Wish Granters must be 21 years of age or older, complete a volunteer application, pass a criminal background check, provide three references and attend the training.
The organization fulfills its goal with help from more than 25,000 volunteers who work as fundraisers, events assistance, wish granters, and in a variety of other capacities.
Wish granters take their jobs seriously, working to give sick children, and their families, a much-needed break from medical treatments, procedures and tests.