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The Care in the phrase Care Package was coined as a acronym. What is the acronym?

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Answer: Cooperative for American Relief Everywhere

The phrase Care package was originally spelled CARE package. The phrase denotes supplies sent out by Cooperative for American Relief Everywhere, a post-World War II relief organization.

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