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nonindustrial

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agricultural, rural, undeveloped, developing, underdeveloped, unindustrialised, unindustrialized, nonindustrial.
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Correct spelling:
entitlement
Definition:
right granted by law or contract ( especially a right to benefits); " entitlements make up the major part of the federal budget"

Synonyms:

noun
attribute
entitlement.
authority
authority, birthright, charge, clout, cogency, command, control, credential, domination, faculty, force, influence, kingship, mandate, mastery, might, mightiness, office, potency, power, powerfulness, precedence, prerogative, prestige, primacy, privilege, puissance, punch, purview, rank, right, seniority, sovereignty, stature, steam, strength, superiority, sway, title, Prepotency.
authorization
affirmation, agreement, approval, assent, authentication, authorization, blessing, certification, commission, confirmation, consent, designation, empowerment, enfranchisement, license, permission, sanction, validation, warrant, notarization.
dibs
entitlement, privilege, request, Dueness, Rights, preemptive declaration.
due
claim, comeuppance, compensation, deserts, guerdon, interest, need, payment, perquisite, prerogative, rate, recompense, repayment, reprisal, retaliation, retribution, revenge, right, satisfaction, title, vengeance, merits, what is coming to one, be in line for.
guerdon
reward, satisfa.
license
authorization, carte blanche, certificate, charter, consent, dispensation, exemption, freedom, grant, green light, immunity, independence, latitude, leave, liberty, permit, ticket, unconstraint, warrant, go-ahead, self-determination, okay*.
privilege
advantage, allowance, appanage, appurtenance, authority, benefit, birthright, boon, chance, concession, event, favor, franchise, license, opportunity, sanction.
title
championship, commission, crest, crown, decoration, deed, degree, desert, due, holding, justification, medal, merit, ownership, power, pretense, pretension, proof, ribbon, Dibs.
Examples of usage:
  1. All contracts were based upon the two parties gaining some entitlement from the agreement. – Corpus of a Siam Mosquito by Steven Sills
  2. Another " entitlement" growing out of those early reports, and possibly less satisfactory to its owner, was the one accorded to Clement T. Rice, of the Virginia City Union. – Mark Twain, A Biography, Vol. 1, Part 1, 1835-1866 The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine
  3. But I knows just from looking at him that he's too old for such a fancy entitlement as that. – J. Poindexter, Colored by Irvin Shrewsbury Cobb
  4. And a large part of this goes to entitlement programs. – State of the Union Addresses of Ronald Reagan by Ronald Reagan
  5. The savings we propose in entitlement programs will total some $ 63 billion over 4 Years and will, without affecting social t security, go a long way toward bringing Federal spending under control. – State of the Union Addresses of Ronald Reagan by Ronald Reagan

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