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equalization

ee kwuh li zay shuhn

  • n  the act of making equal or uniform

  • During the House debate, the equalization fee plan was momentarily sidetracked.
  • In other words, the "equalization fee" was not a self-help device for the farmers but a subtle sales tax upon the whole country.
  • Later the Government created an equalization fund of 150,000,000 (increased last May to 350,000,000), which was used by the Bank of England as the Government's agent to buy .
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  • Jim Flaherty in Canada.com
    The equalization system was never designed to have the two largest provinces receiving equalization,said Flaherty. "I would be less concerned about the formula and more concerned about the quality of life and the standard of living in the...
  • Dwight Duncan in Canoe.ca
    We are dealing with some fundamental economic issues and where we need help is outside the equalization formula,Duncan said, also pointing to health transfers and infrastructure.

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