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tariff

noun

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a payment that must be made to the government in order to import or export certain goods
  • The Townshend Acts, which imposed a tariff on many goods imported to North America, indirectly led to the American Revolution.

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The first known use of tariff was in 1592

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“Tariff.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tariff. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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