British. a tax, assessment, or lien.
(in Scotland) a land tax.
(in Ireland) a military assessment.
(in India) an import or sales tax on a commodity.
British. to tax; assess.
(Brit) any of several special taxes, such as a land tax in Scotland
(formerly, in Ireland)
the obligation to provide the soldiers and household of the lord deputy with supplies at fixed prices
any military exaction
(transitive) (Brit) to tax or assess for taxation
(formerly in Ireland) to impose (soldiers) upon a population, to be supported by them
an Irish slang word for luck bad cess to you!
short for cesspool
“tax, levy,” 1530s, short for assess (q.v.).
act of ceding, as by treaty. something that is ceded, as territory. noun the act of ceding, esp of ceding rights, property, or territory something that is ceded, esp land or territory n. late 14c., “a relinquishing,” from Old French cession “cession; death” (13c.), from Latin cessionem (nominative cessio) “a giving up, surrendering,” noun of […]
an assignee or grantee. noun (pl) -aries (law) a person to whom something is transferred; assignee; grantee
CEll Space Simulation Language
a waste pipe, especially one discharging from a cesspool.