taux

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French tauxer, variant of taxer (to tax).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

taux m (plural taux)

  1. rate, level
    le taux d'emploi
    the employment rate

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Etymology[edit]

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Particularly: “If this was from (MC tɑuH), the rime and tone would regular, but the aspiration would be unexpected. If (MC t͡sʰɑuH) was the source instead, then the place of articulation is hardly matching. Anyway, cf. White Hmong txog, from 造.”

Verb[edit]

taux 

  1. to arrive, to reach (a destination)