Pronunciation: (el"u-mos'u-ner"ē, -moz'-, el"ē-u-), [key]
1. of or pertaining to alms, charity, or charitable donations; charitable.
2. derived from or provided by charity.
3. dependent on or supported by charity: an eleemosynary educational institution.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.