government issue

noun
supplies (as food or clothing or ammunition) issued by the government
Syn: ↑issue, ↑military issue
Derivationally related forms: ↑issue (for: ↑issue)
Hypernyms: ↑store, ↑stock, ↑fund

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adjective
Usage: often capitalized G&I
: issued or provided by a government or a government agency

standard government-issue equipment — A.Q.Maisel

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(often cap.) issued or supplied by the government or one of its agencies.
[1935-40]

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