Definition of subventionary in English:

subventionary

adjective

  • Of the nature of a subvention; of or relating to the granting of subventions.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Thomas Carlyle (1795–1881), author, biographer, and historian. From subvention + -ary.

Pronunciation

subventionary

/səbˈvɛnʃən(ə)ri//səbˈvɛnʃ(ə)n(ə)ri/