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noun [uncountable] economics taxation pronunciation in British English /tækˈseɪʃ(ə)n/
  1. the system that a government uses for collecting money from people in the form of taxes
    reforms in defence spending and taxation
    1. a.
      the money that a government collects from people from taxes
      Reducing taxation further could have disastrous economic consequences.


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