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Eleemosynary

Eleemosynary adj.
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Etymology: Medieval Latin eleemosynarius, from Late Latin eleemosyna alms.
Date: Circa 1616

1. Charitable, existing on donations; altruistic, benevolent, philanthropic, non-profitmaking.



The orphanage is an eleemosynary institution.




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