fisc

[fisk]
noun
a royal or state treasury; exchequer.

Origin:
1590–1600; < Middle French < Latin fiscus treasury, moneybag, literally, basket, bag

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fisc (fɪsk)
 
n
rare a state or royal treasury
 
[C16: from Latin fiscus treasury, originally money-bag]

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If someone wants to voluntarily contribute to the public fisc, let them.
The major problem however is the illegal work that gets out of the hands of the fisc.
The effect of each form of subsidy is the same, on the public fisc and on those who contribute to it.
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