\ɪmpˈɒst], \ɪmpˈɒst], \ɪ_m_p_ˈɒ_s_t]\
Definitions of IMPOST
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By Oddity Software
By Noah Webster.
By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer
A tax, esp. on imports: (arch.) that part of a pillar in vaults and arches on which the weight of the building is laid.
By Daniel Lyons
By James Champlin Fernald
A tax or duty, imposed by authority, especially on imports; the moulding on the top of a pillar or pier, from which an arch springs. See Impose.
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
A tax; a burden; the top part of a pillar which supports an arch; imposition of hands, in eccles., ordination; confirmation.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
n. [Latin] A tax, tribute, or duty ; often a duty on goods imported into a country ;-that part of a pillar in vaults and arches on which the weight of the building rests, or the capital of a pillar or cornice which receives an arch.
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