Definitions of patronage
n. - Special countenance or support; favor, encouragement, or aid, afforded to a person or a work; as, the patronage of letters; patronage given to an author. 2
n. - Business custom. 2
n. - Guardianship, as of a saint; tutelary care. 2
n. - The right of nomination to political office; also, the offices, contracts, honors, etc., which a public officer may bestow by favor. 2
n. - The right of presentation to church or ecclesiastical benefice; advowson. 2
v. t. - To act as a patron of; to maintain; to defend. 2
The word "patronage" uses 9 letters: A A E G N O P R T.
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