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single tax

noun, Economics
a tax, as on land, that constitutes the sole source of public revenue.
Origin of single tax
1875-80, Americanism
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single-tax, adjective Unabridged
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single tax

noun (US)
a taxation system in which a tax on one commodity, usually land, is the only source of revenue
such a tax
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