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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Impost(0.01106 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to Impost.
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: money collected under a tariff [syn: customs, customs duty
2: the lowest stone in an arch -- from which it springs [syn: springer]
English → English (gcide)
Impost \Im"post\, n. [OF. impost, F. impot, LL. impostus, fr. L.
impostus, p. p. of imponere to impose. See Impone.]
1. That which is imposed or levied; a tax, tribute, or duty;
especially, a duty or tax laid by goverment on goods
imported into a country.
Even the ship money . . . Johnson could not
pronounce to have been an unconstitutional impost.
2. (Arch.) The top member of a pillar, pier, wall, etc., upon
which the weight of an arch rests.
Note: The impost is called continuous, if the moldings of the
arch or architrave run down the jamb or pier without a
Syn: Tribute; excise; custom; duty; tax.