revenue stamp
noun Date: 1862 a stamp (as on a cigar box) for use as evidence of payment of a tax

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • revenue stamp — ➔ stamp1 * * * revenue stamp UK US noun [C] ► TAX an official mark that is put on some goods to show that government tax has been paid: »Manufacturers of tobacco products have to attach a revenue stamp to each packet …   Financial and business terms

  • revenue stamp — n: a stamp for use as evidence of a tax (as on a package of cigarettes, a proprietary article, or a mortgage or deed): tax stamp Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • revenue stamp — n. a stamp, as on a bottle of liquor, that shows a tax has been paid …   English World dictionary

  • Revenue stamp — An 1899 passport tax stamp from Cundinamarca in Colombia …   Wikipedia

  • revenue stamp — noun A stamp to affix as proof that the tax due on the marked product has been paid See Also: revenuer, revenue tax, food stamp …   Wiktionary

  • revenue stamp — government stamp on documents and official certificates, special stamp used on contracts …   English contemporary dictionary

  • revenue stamp — rev′enue stamp n. phi a stamp showing that a governmental tax has been paid • Etymology: 1860–65 …   From formal English to slang

  • revenue stamp — a stamp showing that a governmental tax has been paid. [1860 65] * * * …   Universalium

  • revenue stamp — noun a small piece of adhesive paper that is put on an object to show that a government tax has been paid • Syn: ↑stamp • Hypernyms: ↑sheet, ↑piece of paper, ↑sheet of paper …   Useful english dictionary

  • Revenue stamp — Гербовая марка …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

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