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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of drafting into military service; A charge imposed and collected v. - Cause to assemble or enlist in the military; Impose and collect.

Usage examples (37)
  • Make returns and payments on time because extensive legislation exists to levy penalties on defaulters.
  • levy a fine
  • The chancellor should drop his hyperbole about banks making a "fair contribution": the levy is a gentle measure.
  • The operating levy is 23% of the budget and so, is vital. for more
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