Definitions of poundage
n. - A sum deducted from a pound, or a certain sum paid for each pound; a commission. 2
n. - A subsidy of twelve pence in the pound, formerly granted to the crown on all goods exported or imported, and if by aliens, more. 2
n. - The sum allowed to a sheriff or other officer upon the amount realized by an execution; -- estimated in England, and formerly in the United States, at so much of the pound. 2
v. t. - To collect, as poundage; to assess, or rate, by poundage. 2
n. - Confinement of cattle, or other animals, in a public pound. 2
n. - A charge paid for the release of impounded cattle. 2
The word "poundage" uses 8 letters: A D E G N O P U.
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