belonging to the Taxaceae, the yew family of plants.
of, relating to, or belonging to the Taxaceae, a family of coniferous trees that includes the yews
noun, adjective an economic policy in which taxes are increased in order to fund government spending Examples We would like the tax-and-spend Republicans to be voted out of office. Usage Note tax-and-spender n
noun, American History. 1. a phrase, generally attributed to James Otis about 1761, that reflected the resentment of American colonists at being taxed by a British Parliament to which they elected no representatives and became an anti-British slogan before the American Revolution; in full, “Taxation without representation is tyranny.”.
- Tax avoidance
noun 1. reduction or minimization of tax liability by lawful methods Compare tax evasion
- Tax-bracket creep
[taks-brak-it] /ˈtæksˌbræk ɪt/ noun 1. bracket creep.