levy

  1. a charge imposed and collected
  2. the act of drafting into military service

Levy

• (n.) The act of levying or collecting by authority; as, the levy of troops, taxes, etc. • (v. t.) To erect, build, or set up; to make or construct; to raise or cast up; as, to levy a mill, dike, ditch, a nuisance, etc. • (v. i.) To seize property, real or personal, or subject it to the operation of an execution; to make a levy; as,...
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Levy

(see Execution and Fi-Fa) A duty carried out by a bailiff or sheriff under the authority of a warrant or writ of fi-fa, for a sum of money whereby goods of value belonging to the debtor are claimed with a view to removal and sale at a public auction in an attempt to obtain payment
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Levy

(v) Levy is the charge imposed on a property , or activity , transaction etc to recover the amount due for its use, payable by a judgment in a lawsuit, taxation provisions etc.
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Levy

1) To seize property to satisfy a debt or lawsuit judgment. Sometimes used as a noun to refer to the property seizure. 2) To impose or assess, as a tax.
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levy

1) v. to seize (take) property upon a writ of execution (an order to seize property) issued by the court to pay a money judgment granted in a lawsuit. The levy is actually made by a sheriff or other official at the request of the holder of the judgment (the winner in the lawsuit), and the property will be sold at a sheriff's sale to provide money t...
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Levy

1. To impose and collect a tax or tariff. 2. A tax or tariff.
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levy

noun the act of drafting into military service
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levy

noun a charge imposed and collected
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Levy

Lev'y (-ȳ) noun ; plural Levies (-ĭz). [ A contr. of elevenpence or elevenpenny bit .] A name formerly given in Pennsylvania, Maryland, and Virginia to the Spanish real of one eighth of a dollar (or 12½ cents), valued at eleven pence when the dollar was r...
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Levy

Lev'y intransitive verb To seize property, real or personal, or subject it to the operation of an execution; to make a levy; as, to levy on property; the usual mode of levying , in England, is by seizing the goods. To levy on goods and chattels , to take into custody or seize ...
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Levy

Lev'y noun [ French levée , from lever to raise. See Lever , and confer Levee .] 1. The act of levying or collecting by authority; as, the levy of troops, taxes, etc. « A levy of all the men left under sixty.» Thirlwall. 2....
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Levy

Lev'y transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Levied (lĕv'ĭd); present participle & verbal noun Levying .] 1. To raise, as a siege. [ Obsolete] Holland. 2. To raise; to collect; said of troops,...
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Levy

A tax imposed by government, to meet a specific objective.
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Levy

Among members of a points club, the term levy refers to administrative fees incurred by individual m
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Levy

An attachment to satisfy a tax debt or a court judgment.
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Levy

Gabrielle, French neurologist, 1886-1935. ... See: Roussy-Levy disease, Roussy-Levy syndrome. ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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Levy

Levy is a Hebrew name for boys and girls. The meaning is `addition` The name Levy is most commonly given to Dutch boys. (27 times more often than to American boys.) Although in most countries Levy is a name given to boys. In the United States, 1 out of 10 Levy`s are girls. What do they use in other countries? Levi (German, English, Hebrew) The name...
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Levy

Much of the money that goes towards prizes and improvements to racecourses comes from amounts collected from bookmakers, based on their turnover. The body responsible for this is known as the Levy Board.
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levy

Seizing property of a debtor for satisfaction of a judgment against him/her. Also, imposition of fine or tax.
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Levy

The USDA defines levy as an import charge assessed by a country or group of countries not in accorda
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Levy

The USS Levy was an American Bostwick Class escort destroyer of 1240 tons displacement launched in 1943. The USS Levy had a top speed of 19 knots and carried a complement of 220. She was armed with three 3 inch dual-purpose guns; two 40 mm anti-aircraft guns; four 20 mm anti-aircraft guns; depth charge throwers and three 21 inch torpedo tubes in a ...
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Levy

To assess, seize or collect. To levy a tax is to assess a property and set the rate of taxation. To
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levy

[n] - a charge imposed and collected 2. [n] - the act of drafting into military service 3. [v] - impose and collect
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