lend-lease
noun Etymology: U.S. Lend-Lease Act (1941) Date: 1941 the transfer of goods and services to an ally to aid in a common cause with payment made by a return of the original items or their use in the cause or by a similar transfer of other goods and services • lend-lease transitive verb

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  • Lend-Lease — (Public Law 77 11) [http://books.google.com/books?id=hUoIaQqipboC pg=PA28 Crossed Currents By Jean Ebbert, Marie Beth Hall, Edward Latimer Beach] was the name of the program under which the United States of America supplied the United Kingdom,… …   Wikipedia

  • lend-lease — /lend lees /, n., v., lend leased, lend leasing. n. 1. the matériel and services supplied by the U.S. to its allies during World War II under an act of Congress (Lend Lease Act) passed in 1941: such aid was to be repaid in kind after the war. 2.… …   Universalium

  • Lend-lease — Signature par Franklin D. Roosevelt le 11 mars 1941 de loi H.R. 1776, permettant d aider le Royaume Uni, la Chine et la Grèce Le programme Lend Lease (programme prêt bail en français) était un programme d armement mis en place par les États Unis… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • lend-lease — n. the temporary transfer of goods and services to an ally to aid in a common cause; as, lend lease during World War II was extremely generous. Syn: lease lend. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lend-lease — ☆ lend lease [lend′lēs′ ] n. in WWII, material aid in the form of munitions, tools, food, etc. granted by the U.S. to certain of its allies lend lease vt. lend leased, lend leasing …   English World dictionary

  • lend-lease — lend′ lease′ n. v. leased, leas•ing 1) gov the matériel and services supplied by the U.S. to its allies during World War II under an act of Congress(Lend′ Lease′ Act )passed in 1941 2) the system by which such aid was supplied 3) gov to supply… …   From formal English to slang

  • Lend Lease — hat verschiedene Bedeutungen: Leih und Pachtgesetz, US amerikanisches Gesetz Lend Lease Group, australisches Unternehmen Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur Unterscheidung mehrerer mit demselben Wort bez …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • lend-lease — (izg. lèndliz) m DEFINICIJA transfer dobara saveznicima kao pomoć, naročito u ratu ETIMOLOGIJA engl …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Lend-Lease — Signature par Franklin D. Roosevelt le 11 mars 1941 de loi H.R. 1941, permettant d aider le Royaume Uni, la Chine et la Grèce Le programme Prêt Bail (programme Lend Lease en anglais) était un programme d armement mis en place par les États Unis… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Lend-Lease — Roosevelt bei der Unterzeichnung des Leih und Pachtgesetzes Das Leih und Pachtgesetz (engl.: Lend Lease Act), das der US Kongress am 18. Februar 1941 verabschiedete, ermöglichte es den damals noch nicht offiziell, aber völkerrechtlich betrachtet …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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