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concessional

Syllabification: con·ces·sion·al
Pronunciation: /kənˈseSH(ə)n(ə)l
 
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Definition of concessional in English:

adjective

[attributive]
(Of a rate or allowance) constituting a concession: concessional and commercial types of loans
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  • The deadline of the project, under which all schools in Bangalore will be offered BMTC bus service at concessional rates for ferrying students, was extended from June 1 to July 1 to create public consensus.
  • Those children identified with medical problems would be offered further treatment or surgery at concessional rates, said organising secretary of the exhibition, S. Balasubramaniam.
  • This will probably force the new country to accept loans, albeit at concessional rates.

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