Definition of Exaction in English :

Define Exaction in English

Exaction meaning in English

Meaning of Exaction in English

Pronunciation of Exaction in English

Exaction pronunciation in English

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Exaction

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Noun

1. exaction

act of demanding or levying by force or authority

Example Sentences:
'exaction of tribute'
'exaction of various dues and fees'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Exaction

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noun
1. 
the act or an instance of exacting, esp money
2. 
an excessive or harsh demand, esp for money; extortion
3. 
a sum or payment exacted

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Exaction

see synonyms of exaction
noun
1. 
an exacting, as of money, time, etc.
2. 
an excessive demand; extortion
3. 
an exacted fee, tax, etc.

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Exaction

see synonyms of exaction
n.
1.
a. The act of exacting.
b. Excessive or unjust demand; extortion.
2. Something exacted.

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