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food bank

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Welfare
food bankˈfood bank noun [countable]  PEWa place that gives food to poor people
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food bankHoly Trinity contributed seventeen hundred dollars to shelters and a food bank that year, and that struck most people as plenty.Each $ 1 raised is equivalent to $ 20 for the food bank.
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