stamp

  • 181stamp-collecting — noun The hobby of collecting and displaying postage stamps and related items. Syn: philately See Also: philatelically inspired, postally used, first day cover, first flight cover, perfin …

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  • 182stamp tax — Tax on a financial transaction. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * stamp tax stamp tax ➔ tax1 …

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  • 183stamp office — /ˈstæmp ɒfəs/ (say stamp ofuhs) noun an office at which stamp duties are received and stamps issued …

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  • 184stamp-collector — /ˈstæmp kəlɛktə/ (say stamp kuhlektuh) noun a philatelist. –stamp collecting, noun …

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  • 185stamp-head — /ˈstæmp hɛd/ (say stamp hed) noun a cast iron weight, fixed on the end of a shank and used as a pestle in a stamp mill …

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  • 186stamp battery — noun a series of stamps operated in one mortar for crushing ores • Syn: ↑battery • Hypernyms: ↑stamp mill, ↑stamping mill • Part Meronyms: ↑stamp, ↑pestle * * * noun …

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  • 187stamp out — {v.} To destroy completely and make disappear. * /In the last few years, we have nearly stamped out polio by using vaccine./ * /The police and judges are trying to stamp out crime./ Compare: WIPE OUT …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 188stamp out — {v.} To destroy completely and make disappear. * /In the last few years, we have nearly stamped out polio by using vaccine./ * /The police and judges are trying to stamp out crime./ Compare: WIPE OUT …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 189Stamp mill — Mill Mill, n. [OE. mille, melle, mulle, milne, AS. myln, mylen; akin to D. molen, G. m[ u]hle, OHG. mul[=i], mul[=i]n, Icel. mylna; all prob. from L. molina, fr. mola millstone; prop., that which grinds, akin to molere to grind, Goth. malan, G.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 190stamp duty — noun see stamp tax …

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  • 191Stamp Duties Act 1783 — The Stamp Duties Act of 1783 (23 Geo.III c.67) was passed by the British Houses of Parliament in order to raise money to pay for the American War of Independence. Under the provisions of this act, all baptism, marriage and burial entries in each… …

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  • 192stamp duty — noun A tax levied upon certain documents; a stamp being applied to show that tax has been paid …

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  • 193stamp out — verb To get rid of, eradicate. Since 1956, Nasution had been trying to stamp out corruption in the Army …

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  • 194stamp mill — noun type of mill machine that crushes material by pounding rather than grinding, either for further processing or for extraction of metallic ores Syn: stamping mill, stamp battery …

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  • 195stamp battery — noun A stamp mill …

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  • 196stamp out — phr verb Stamp out is used with these nouns as the object: ↑disease, ↑racism …

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  • 197stamp\ out — v To destroy completely and make disappear. In the last few years, we have nearly stamped out polio by using vaccine. The police and judges are trying to stamp out crime. Compare: wipe out …

    Словарь американских идиом

  • 198stamp collecting — N UNCOUNT Stamp collecting is the hobby of building up a collection of stamps. Syn: philately …

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  • 199stamp duty — N UNCOUNT In Britain, stamp duty is a tax that you pay to the government when you buy a house …

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  • 200stamp collection — series of various postage stamps from different countries that were collected by a stamp collector …

    English contemporary dictionary