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benefit society

Line breaks: bene|fit so|ci¦ety
Pronunciation: /ˈbɛnɪfɪtsəsʌɪəti
 
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Definition of benefit society in English:

noun

Another term for friendly society.
Example sentences
  • Interlocked with that was a surge of liberal nationalism, which had its major mass support from the Australian Natives Association - which started as a benefit society but became an engine of nationalist ideas and practice.
  • We can be sure, first of all, that the PBMA works like a mutual benefit society, offering a broad range of assistance to the underprivileged and powerless.
  • It really is a mutual benefit society, and as part of that they do foster exchange students and work experience.

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