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excisenoun [U]

us   /ˈek·sɑɪz/
a tax on some types of goods produced and used within a single country

exciseverb [T]

us   /ɪkˈsɑɪz/ medical
to remove by cutting: The surgeon excised a small tumor from my leg.
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excisenoun [C or U]

uk   /ˈeksaɪz/ us   TAX
tax that is paid to a national or state government on some types of goods such as alcohol, cigarettes, or petrol: excise on sth Pennsylvania is one of just three states that does not collect an excise on cigars. The burden of tax borne by smokers is greater than that on any other excise goods.
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