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Department for Work and Pensions, the

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary EnglishDepartment for Work and Pensions, thethe Department for Work and PensionsDeˌpartment for ˌWork and ˈPensions, the (abbrev. DWP)  a British government department which is responsible for paying various types of benefit (=money paid by the government to people who need it, for example people who are poor, old, or too sick to work, and to people who cannot find a job)From Longman Business DictionaryDepartment for Work and PensionsDeˌpartment for ˌWork and ˈPensions abbreviation DWP nounORGANIZATIONS the government department in Britain that deals with making payments to people who are unable to work because they are ill, old, or unemployed
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