Definition of duty-paid in English:

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duty-paid

adjective

On which the cost of duty has been met: limits on duty-paid goods
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  • The concession was made in part to help wholesalers offset the cost of putting UK duty-paid stamps on bottles, now required by the Government in an attempt to stamp out cross-Channel bootleggers.
  • Duty free has ended, of course, but French and other countries' duty-paid prices are much cheaper than those in the UK with £7.99 champagne and £1.99 and £2.99 red and white table wines aplenty.
  • You're entitled to bring back as much duty-paid alcohol and tobacco as you want for your personal use.

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