voucher


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voucher

1. a document serving as evidence for some claimed transaction, as the receipt or expenditure of money
2. Brit a ticket or card serving as a substitute for cash
3. any of certain documents that various groups of British nationals born outside Britain must obtain in order to settle in Britain
4. English law obsolete
a. the summoning into court of a person to warrant a title to property
b. the person so summoned
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The vouchers were produced, and for the next half-hour Mr Fledgeby concentrated his sublime attention on them.
I had been appointed ex-officio by the British Consul to take charge of her after a man who had died suddenly, leaving for the guidance of his successor some suspiciously un receipted bills, a few dry-dock estimates hinting at bribery, and a quantity of vouchers for three years' extravagant expenditure; all these mixed up to gether in a dusty old violin-case lined with ruby velvet.
Not a copper farthing of the nation's money is spent or hoarded that is not ordered by a note, proved by vouchers, produced and re-produced on balance-sheets, and receipted for when paid; orders and receipts are registered on the rolls, and checked and verified by an army of men in spectacles.
Such a prohibition was invoked on August 5, 2002, when a lower court in Florida held that state's voucher plan is in violation of the state constitution.
Let's assume for a moment that we switch to a voucher system and give every parent a $3,000 or $4,000 voucher.
The $347 million in "Fair Share" section 8 rental assistance vouchers were Awarded, based upon community needs.
Many NEA members know in their gut that it's wrong to subsidize private school tuition with public tax dollars, but aren't sure how best to rebut the claims made by voucher promoters.
Rooney hoped that when politicians and the public saw a voucher system working, they'd be more willing to support government-funded vouchers.
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