Definitions for excise

Definitions for (noun) excise

Main entry: excise, excise tax

Definition: a tax that is measured by the amount of business done (not on property or income from real estate)

Definitions for (verb) excise

Main entry: excise

Definition: remove by cutting

Usage: The surgeon excised the tumor

Main entry: scratch, strike, excise, expunge

Definition: remove by erasing or crossing out or as if by drawing a line

Usage: Please strike this remark from the record; scratch that remark

Main entry: excise

Definition: levy an excise tax on

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