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excise licencenoun [C]

uk   us   UK TAX, LAW
a ​document showing that excise (= ​tax) has been ​paid on something: Dealers in ​game must have a ​councillicence and an ​exciselicence.
(also vehicle excise licence) a ​document showing that ​tax has been ​paid on a ​vehicle: You may be ​stopped for careless ​driving, having a noisy ​exhaust, or not ​displaying an ​exciselicence.
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