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Spanish translation of “custom”

custom

noun /ˈkastəm/
what a person etc is in the habit of doing or does regularly It’s my custom to go for a walk on Saturday mornings religious customs. the regular buying of goods at the same shop etc; trade or business The new supermarkets take away custom from the small shops. customary adjective habitual; usually done etc It is customary to eat turkey for Christmas dinner. customarily adverb
habitualmente
customer noun a person who buys from a shop etc our regular customers. used jokingly for a person a strange customer. customs noun plural (the government department that collects) taxes paid on goods coming into a country
(derechos de) aduana
Did you have to pay customs on those watches? He works for the customs (also adjective) customs duty.
the place at a port etc where these taxes are collected I was searched when I came through customs at the airport.
(Definition of custom from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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