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customs

  

      n   functioning as sing or pl  
1    duty on imports or exports  
2    the government department responsible for the collection of these duties  
3    the part of a port, airport, frontier station, etc., where baggage and freight are examined for dutiable goods and contraband  
4    the procedure for examining baggage and freight, paying duty, etc.  
5    (as modifier)  
customs officer     


customs union  
      n   an association of nations which promotes free trade within the union and establishes common tariffs on trade with nonmember nations  
Spanish customs   , practices  
      pl n  
Informal   irregular practices among a group of workers to gain increased financial allowances, reduced working hours, etc.,   (Also called)    old Spanish customs, practices  
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n.
(Latin for "God wills it") was the cry of the people at the declaration of the First Crusade by Pope Urban II at the Council of Clermont in 1095.
The phrase appears variously as Deus vult (Classical Latin), Dieu le veut (French), Deus lo vult or Deus lo volt (catalan), etc.

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