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levy

noun [C]  us   /ˈlev·i/
an amount of money, such as a tax, that you have to pay to a government or organization: A levy was imposed on cotton imports.
levy
verb [T]  us   /ˈlev·i/
Taxes and fees levied on motorists would pay for the new highway.
Translations of “levy”
in Vietnamese đánh thuế…
in Spanish recaudar…
in Thai เก็บภาษี…
in Malaysian levi…
in French prélever, percevoir…
in German auferlegen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 徵收額, 稅款…
in Indonesian memungut…
in Chinese (Simplified) 征收额, 税款…
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