Department of Housing and Urban Development

U.S. federal agency that deals with subsidized housing community planning and development of cities, HUD

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Department of Housing and Urban Development — noun the United States federal department that administers federal programs dealing with better housing and urban renewal; created in 1965 • Syn: ↑Housing and Urban Development, ↑HUD • Hypernyms: ↑executive department • Part Meronyms: ↑Federal… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Department of Housing and Urban Development — the department of the U.S. federal government that institutes and administers all federal programs dealing with better housing, urban renewal, and metropolitan planning. Abbr.: HUD * * * …   Universalium

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  • United States Department of Housing and Urban Development — Coordinates: 38°53′03″N 77°01′22″W / 38.88406°N 77.02266°W / 38.88406; 77.02266 …   Wikipedia

  • (the) Department of Housing and Urban Development — the Department of Housing and Urban Development [the Department of Housing and Urban Development] (abbr HUD) the US government department in charge of financial programmes to build houses and to help people buy their own homes. It provides… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Housing and Urban Development — noun the United States federal department that administers federal programs dealing with better housing and urban renewal; created in 1965 • Syn: ↑Department of Housing and Urban Development, ↑HUD • Hypernyms: ↑executive department • Part… …   Useful english dictionary

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