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levying

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levying

verb
present participle of levy

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1 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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2 to establish or apply as a charge or penalty
  • the baseball commissioner levied a fine against every player involved in the fracas

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“Levying.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/levying. Accessed 5 Dec. 2020.

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