conduct money

noun

: money paid or to pay for conveyance or for traveling expenses (as of a witness or a person recently enlisted in the armed forces)
especially : a tax levied by Charles I to defray expenses of transporting men to the point of mobilization of the king's army compare coat money

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“Conduct money.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/conduct%20money. Accessed 7 Dec. 2022.

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