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levy

noun [C]  /ˈlev·i/ us  
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]  /ˈlev·i/ us  
Taxes and fees levied on motorists would pay for the new highway.
Translations of “levy”
in Spanish recaudar…
in French prélever, percevoir…
in German auferlegen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 徵收額, 稅款…
in Chinese (Simplified) 征收额, 税款…
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