stamp

  • 81Stamp duty — Stamp Stamp, n. 1. The act of stamping, as with the foot. [1913 Webster] 2. The which stamps; any instrument for making impressions on other bodies, as a die. [1913 Webster] T is gold so pure It can not bear the stamp without alloy. Dryden. [1913 …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 82Stamp hammer — Stamp Stamp, n. 1. The act of stamping, as with the foot. [1913 Webster] 2. The which stamps; any instrument for making impressions on other bodies, as a die. [1913 Webster] T is gold so pure It can not bear the stamp without alloy. Dryden. [1913 …

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  • 83Stamp head — Stamp Stamp, n. 1. The act of stamping, as with the foot. [1913 Webster] 2. The which stamps; any instrument for making impressions on other bodies, as a die. [1913 Webster] T is gold so pure It can not bear the stamp without alloy. Dryden. [1913 …

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  • 84Stamp mill — Stamp Stamp, n. 1. The act of stamping, as with the foot. [1913 Webster] 2. The which stamps; any instrument for making impressions on other bodies, as a die. [1913 Webster] T is gold so pure It can not bear the stamp without alloy. Dryden. [1913 …

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  • 85Stamp note — Stamp Stamp, n. 1. The act of stamping, as with the foot. [1913 Webster] 2. The which stamps; any instrument for making impressions on other bodies, as a die. [1913 Webster] T is gold so pure It can not bear the stamp without alloy. Dryden. [1913 …

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  • 86Stamp office — Stamp Stamp, n. 1. The act of stamping, as with the foot. [1913 Webster] 2. The which stamps; any instrument for making impressions on other bodies, as a die. [1913 Webster] T is gold so pure It can not bear the stamp without alloy. Dryden. [1913 …

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  • 87Stamp duty — is a form of tax that is levied on documents. Historically, a physical stamp (a tax stamp) had to be attached to or impressed upon the document to denote that stamp duty had been paid before the document became legally effective. More modern… …

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  • 88Stamp hinge — Stamp hinges are small, folded, rectangular pieces of paper coated with a mild gum. They are used by stamp collectors to affix postage stamps onto the pages of a stamp album. The short end is moistened and affixed to the stamp, the long end is… …

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  • 89Stamp sand — is a coarse sand left over from the processing of ore in a stamp mill. In the United States, the most well known deposits of stamp sand are in the Copper Country of northern Michigan, where it is black or dark grey, and may contain dangerous… …

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  • 90Stamp act (1765) — Le Stamp Act de 1765 (abréviation de Duties in American Colonies Act 1765) fut le quatrième Droit de timbre voté par le Parlement britannique, il instituait que dans le treize colonies américaines, tous les documents, permis, contrats commerciaux …

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  • 91stamp duty — A tax on documents relating to specific transactions, share transfers and property transactions. The rate of duty are as follows: Documents Dependent on the type of documentation and the nature of the transaction. Share Transfers 0.5per cent per… …

    Law dictionary

  • 92Stamp tongs — Stamp tweezers or stamp tongs are tweezers used to handle postage stamps. They are universally used by stamp collectors and philatelists, because they are a reliable way to hold of the small pieces of paper without damaging or getting skin oils… …

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  • 93stamp tax — n: a tax collected by means of a stamp purchased and affixed (as to a deed) Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. stamp tax …

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  • 94Stamp Office — A department of HM Revenue & Customs, which is responsible for the administration of stamp duties. For further information, see the Stamp Office website. Related links PD stamp HM Revenue & Customs ( …

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  • 95stamp of approval — ► approval from someone in a position of authority: »The Board will meet Thursday to discuss the contract and is likely to give its stamp of approval Friday. »The foreign made goods still have not earned the government s stamp of approval. Main… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 96stamp credit — The monetary value of the postage stamp stock that is consigned to an employee or contractor out of the stamp accountability of the postmaster. At post office stations and post office branches, this value is consigned out of the general station… …

    Glossary of postal terms

  • 97stamp duty reserve tax — (SDRT) A tax introduced by the Finance Act 1986. It is not technically stamp duty but a separate tax imposing a charge of 0.5% on agreements to transfer chargeable securities for consideration. As a general rule, the payment of stamp duty on a… …

    Law dictionary

  • 98STAMP ACT — (1765) Loi promulguée en 1765 par le roi George III d’Angleterre et imposant un droit de timbre sur les actes légaux, les annonces publicitaires et la presse dans les colonies américaines. Le Stamp Act devait permettre par les ressources ainsi… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 99Stamp Act — Stamp Act, the a British law made in 1765 which put a tax on Britain s colonies in North America. According to this law, various documents had to carry a stamp, which had to be paid for. This caused a lot of anger in the colonies, and opponents… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 100stamp collecting — stamp col|lect|ing [ stæmp kə lektıŋ ] noun uncount the activity of collecting POSTAGE STAMPS from different countries and keeping them in a book called a stamp album ╾ stamp col,lect|or noun count …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English