levies 1 of 2

plural of levy

levies

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verb

present tense third-person singular of levy
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as in drafts
to pick especially for required military service unprepared for war, the government was forced to levy young citizens on a scale that was unprecedented in its history

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“Levies.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/levies. Accessed 26 May. 2024.

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