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fisc

[fisk] /fɪsk/
noun
1.
a royal or state treasury; exchequer.
Origin of fisc
1590-1600
1590-1600; < Middle French < Latin fiscus treasury, moneybag, literally, basket, bag
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fisc

/fɪsk/
noun
1.
(rare) a state or royal treasury
Word Origin
C16: from Latin fiscus treasury, originally money-bag
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