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exciseman

Saltos de línea: ex¦cise|man
Pronunciación: /ˈɛksʌɪzmən
 
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Definición de exciseman en inglés:

sustantivo (plural excisemen)

British historical
An official responsible for collecting excise duty and preventing infringement of the excise laws (especially by smuggling).
Example sentences
  • Nicholas Saunderson's father was an exciseman, meaning that he was a government officer who collected taxes imposed on goods.
  • In the late 1820s, the soldiers were used to supplement excisemen in the suppression of whisky smuggling in the district.
  • They immediately claim that they are trying to rake cheese - the reflection of the moon - from the pond and the excisemen, amused by the apparently simple-minded rustics, leave them to it.

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