revenue tariff


: a tariff intended wholly or primarily to produce public revenue compare protective tariff

Word History

First Known Use

1820, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of revenue tariff was in 1820

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“Revenue tariff.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Apr. 2024.

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