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endowment

A whole bunch of money given by a person to an academic institution, generally to support research
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More important, they are the first to endow a chair with an exclamation point.
Someone should now follow Jonas's example and endow Ailey's Blues Suite, which predates Revelations by two years.
As the technology advances, genetic engineering should provide a much more efficient way to endow plants with agriculturally and nutritionally important traits than is possible with conventional breeding.
The annual induction dinner will endow new scholarship programs for the campus's Rudd Center for Professional Wine Studies.
It will be used to endow a professorship in early childhood education.
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