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English definition of “toll”

toll

noun (CHARGE)    /təʊl/ US  /toʊl/
C1 [C] a small amount of money that you have to pay to use a road, cross a bridge, etc.: He's just got a job collecting tolls at the start of the motorway.Driving and operating road vehiclesTaxationBills and invoices [C] US the money a long-distance phone call costs: Is Bayonne a toll call (= a more expensive phone call) from New York?Communicating by telephone
(Definition of toll noun (CHARGE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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