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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

- tiered funding for a freeway are very large grants negotiated at government policy level. However smaller grants may be provided by a government agency (e...
- states) Grants, New Mexico Grants P****, Oregon U.S. Grant Bridge over Ohio River and Scioto River General Grant National Memorial aka Grant's Tomb Jolly...
- after University Grants Committee of UK which was an advisory committee of the British government and advised on the distribution of grant funding amongst...
- Grant desperately looked for work. The next year, the Grants moved to land on Julia's father's farm, and built a home called "Hardscrabble" on Grant's...
- 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...
- 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...
- The University Grants Commission (UGC) (Bengali: বিশ্ববিদ্যালয় মঞ্জুরী কমিশন Biśbobidyālaẏ mañjurī komiśan) of Bangladesh was established on 16 December...
- University Grants Commission may refer to: University Grants Commission (Bangladesh) University Grants Commission (India) University Grants Commission...
- Cary Grant (born Archibald Alec Leach; January 18, 1904 – November 29, 1986) was an English-born American actor, known as one of cl****ic Hollywood's definitive...
- Grants Braes AFC is an Amateur ****ociation football club in Dunedin, New Zealand. Grants Braes AFC are re-entering the Football South Premier League in...
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