in-kind
adjective Date: 1973 consisting of something (as goods or commodities) other than money <
in-kind relief for the poor
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  • In kind — Kind Kind, n. [OE. kinde, cunde, AS. cynd. See {Kind}, a.] 1. Nature; natural instinct or disposition. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] He knew by kind and by no other lore. Chaucer. [1913 Webster] Some of you, on pure instinct of nature, Are led by kind t… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • in kind — {adv. phr.} In a similar way; with the same kind of thing. * /My neighbor pays me in kind for walking her dog./ * /Low returned Mary s insult in kind./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • in kind — {adv. phr.} In a similar way; with the same kind of thing. * /My neighbor pays me in kind for walking her dog./ * /Low returned Mary s insult in kind./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • in-kind — /in kuynd /, adj. 1. paid or given in goods, commodities, or services instead of money: in kind welfare programs. 2. paying or returning something of the same kind as that received or offered. * * * …   Universalium

  • Gifts In Kind International — is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization; its mission is to link donor resources to enhance, empower and restore communities and people in need.Gifts In Kind is the seventh largest charity in America, according to the Chronicle of Philanthropy .… …   Wikipedia

  • Gifts in kind — (GIK) is a kind of charitable giving in which, instead of giving money to buy needed goods and services, the goods and services themselves are given. The motivations for GIK vary, but include:* Concern for the environment Many donated goods are… …   Wikipedia

  • Payment in kind — refers to payment for goods or services with a medium other than legal tender (anything can be used as money, but legal tender is what the State accepts for all debts).Etymology“Kind” (or sometimes ) in this context is an archaic noun meaning… …   Wikipedia

  • Kind — Kind, n. [OE. kinde, cunde, AS. cynd. See {Kind}, a.] 1. Nature; natural instinct or disposition. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] He knew by kind and by no other lore. Chaucer. [1913 Webster] Some of you, on pure instinct of nature, Are led by kind t… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • kind — kind1 /kuynd/, adj., kinder, kindest. 1. of a good or benevolent nature or disposition, as a person: a kind and loving person. 2. having, showing, or proceeding from benevolence: kind words. 3. indulgent, considerate, or helpful; humane (often… …   Universalium

  • Kind + Jugend Innovation Award — The Kind + Jugend Innovation Award is granted annually to the best overall baby product in the areas of design, safety, user friendliness, degree of innovation, and quality of workmanship [ [http://kindundjugend.en.koelnmesse.info/thefair/innovati… …   Wikipedia

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