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CUSTOMS

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does customs mean? 

CUSTOMS (noun)
  The noun CUSTOMS has 1 sense:

1. money collected under a tariff

  Familiarity information: CUSTOMS used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


CUSTOMS (noun)


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Meaning:

Money collected under a tariff

Classified under:

Nouns denoting possession and transfer of possession

Synonyms:

customs; customs duty; impost; custom

Hypernyms ("customs" is a kind of...):

duty; tariff (a government tax on imports or exports)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "customs"):

ship money (an impost levied in England to provide money for ships for national defense)


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