in-kind adj1 a : made in a form other than money [an contribution to a political campaign]
b : made without conversion (as of assets) into money [an distribution of assets]
2 : made in a form or amount equivalent to another [an payment to substitute for meals]
Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.