Definition of Lend-Lease in English:

Lend-Lease

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Pronunciation: /ˈlɛndliːs
 
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historical
  • An arrangement made in 1941 whereby the US supplied military equipment and armaments to the UK and its allies, originally as a loan in return for the use of British-owned military bases. Also called Lease-Lend.

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