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Definition of Grants

Grant
Grant Grant, v. i. To assent; to consent. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
Grant
Grant Grant, n. [OE. grant, graunt, OF. graant, creant, promise, assurance. See Grant, v. t.] 1. The act of granting; a bestowing or conferring; concession; allowance; permission. 2. The yielding or admission of something in dispute. 3. The thing or property granted; a gift; a boon. 4. (Law) A transfer of property by deed or writing; especially, au appropriation or conveyance made by the government; as, a grant of land or of money; also, the deed or writing by which the transfer is made. Note: Formerly, in English law, the term was specifically applied to transfrrs of incorporeal hereditaments, expectant estates, and letters patent from government and such is its present application in some of the United States. But now, in England the usual mode of transferring realty is by grant; and so, in some of the United States, the term grant is applied to conveyances of every kind of real property. --Bouvier. Burrill.
Grant
Grant Grant, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Granted; p. pr. & vb. n. Granting.] [OE. graunten, granten, OF. graanter, craanter, creanter, to promise, yield, LL. creantare to promise, assure, for (assumed LL.) credentare to make believe, fr. L. credens, p. pr. of credere to believe. See Creed, Credit.] 1. To give over; to make conveyance of; to give the possession or title of; to convey; -- usually in answer to petition. Grant me the place of this threshing floor. --1 Chrcn. xxi. 22. 2. To bestow or confer, with or without compensation, particularly in answer to prayer or request; to give. Wherefore did God grant me my request. --Milton. 3. To admit as true what is not yet satisfactorily proved; to yield belief to; to allow; to yield; to concede. Grant that the Fates have firmed by their decree. --Dryden. Syn: Syn.-- To give; confer; bestow; convey; transfer; admit; allow; concede. See Give.

Meaning of Grants from wikipedia

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- General Ulysses S. Grant's success at Vicksburg. The Grants P**** post office was established on March 22, 1865. The city of Grants P**** was incorporated...
- life". The Grants left Washington for New York, to attend the birth of their daughter Nellie's child. Calling themselves "waifs", the Grants toured Cincinnati...
- a grant and the normal duration for project grants is three years. Formula grants provide funds as dictated by a law. Block grants are large grants provided...
- Family Contribution (EFC). Pell Grants were created by the Higher Education Act of 1965. These federal funded grants are not like loans, and need not...
- fourth track and "The Grants" as the opener. "A&W" was the next single from the album, released on February 14, 2023, and "The Grants" was the first promotional...
- benefit. Unlike loans, grants are not intended to be paid back. Examples include student grants, research grants, the Sovereign Grant paid by the UK Treasury...
- United Kingdom, most bodies in receipt of grants-in-aid are non-departmental public bodies.[citation needed] A grant-in-aid has funds allocated by one level...
- University Grants Commission. Retrieved 1 February 2016. "University Grants commission ::UGC Regional Offices". Ugc.ac.in. University Grants Commission...