accijns

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɑkˈsɛɪns/
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  • Hyphenation: ac‧cijns

Etymology[edit]

From Old French acceis ‎(tax, assessment) (whence modern French accise), from Vulgar Latin *accensum, ultimately from Latin ad + census ‎(tax, census).

Noun[edit]

accijns m ‎(plural accijnzen, diminutive accijnsje n)

  1. a tax for alcohol, tobacco, and flammable materials: "excise" tax