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impositions

noun
plural of imposition

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a charge usually of money collected by the government from people or businesses for public use
  • an imposition of 10% on imported goods

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“Impositions.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/impositions. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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