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taxation

[tak-sey-shuhn]
noun
1.
the act of taxing.
2.
the fact of being taxed.
3.
a tax imposed.
4.
the revenue raised by taxes.

Origin:
1250–1300; < Medieval Latin taxātiōn- (stem of taxātiō) an appraising (see tax, -ation); replacing Middle English taxacioun < Anglo-French < Medieval Latin, as above

taxational, adjective
antitaxation, adjective
nontaxation, noun
protaxation, adjective
retaxation, noun
self-taxation, noun
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taxation (tækˈseɪʃən)
 
n
1.  the act or principle of levying taxes or the condition of being taxed
2.  a.  an amount assessed as tax
 b.  a tax rate
3.  revenue from taxes
 
tax'ational
 
adj

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taxation definition


A government's practice of collecting money from citizens and businesses within its domain to support its operations.

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