millage
noun Date: 1891 a rate (as of taxation) expressed in mills per dollar

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  • millage — [ milaʒ ] n. m. • 1968; mot canadien, de 2. mille, d apr. kilométrage et angl. mileage ♦ Canada Action de mesurer en milles; nombre de milles parcourus. Millage d une voiture, indiqué au compteur. ● millage nom masculin (anglais mile) Au Canada,… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • millage — The tax rate on real estate, used to calculate property tax. One mill equals a tenth of a cent. To calculate property tax, divide the millage by 1,000 and multiply it by the propertys assessed taxable value. For example, if the millage rate is 20 …   Law dictionary

  • millage — (n.) 1871, from MILL (Cf. mill) (n.2) + AGE (Cf. age) …   Etymology dictionary

  • millage — ☆ millage [mil′ij ] n. [ MILL2 + AGE] taxation in mills per dollar of valuation …   English World dictionary

  • millage — noun A tax rate on property, expressed in mills of the propertys value. Charter townships are able to levy millage on the residents without a vote of the people. See Also: permille …   Wiktionary

  • millage — rida statusas T sritis Kūno kultūra ir sportas apibrėžtis Nuriedėtas variklinės ar bevariklės lenktynių priemonės arba lenktynininko nuotolis. atitikmenys: angl. miles covered in driving; millage vok. zurückgelegte Strecke, f rus. пробег …   Sporto terminų žodynas

  • millage — /mil ij/, n. the tax rate, as for property, assessed in mills per dollar. * * * …   Universalium

  • millage — mill·age …   English syllables

  • millage — mill•age [[t]ˈmɪl ɪdʒ[/t]] n. ecn bus the tax rate, as for property, assessed in mills per dollar • Etymology: 1890–1900 …   From formal English to slang

  • millage — ˈmilij, lēj noun ( s) : a rate (as of taxation) expressed in mills per dollar …   Useful english dictionary

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