New Word of the Day – “Customs Duties”

Do you know the definition for the New Word of the Day, which is “Customs Duties”?

Pronounced: /ˈkəstəmz/ /d(y)o͞odē/

Taxes on imports and exports by the customs authorities of a country. These duties raise state revenue and protect domestic industries from predatory competitors from abroad.

 

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