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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Property that provides tax income for local governments.

Usage examples (30)
  • Pave it over and collect the ratables and let the customers run over the kids and the grannies.
  • Especially since improved buildings would be reassessed and generate more ratables for a cash-strapped town.
  • Border wars we don't need: A new round of state competition for tax ratables and jobs - NJVoices: Linda Stamato
  • Not only because of the ratables, but primarily because of the sense of connectedness to the community and its issues that OWNERSHIP implies. for more
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