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The role — teaching fast-talking “Fortnite” pros the comparatively glacial “Valorant” — forced him to excise certain phrases from his vocabulary.
NINJA’S ‘VALORANT’ EXPERIMENT IS OVER, BUT HIS TEAM MARCHES ONMIKHAIL KLIMENTOVMAY 20, 2021WASHINGTON POST
AB 725 eliminates the 50 percent tax penalty on late filings or payment for cannabis excise and cultivation taxes, while maintaining the 10 percent late penalty assigned to all other business types.
SACRAMENTO REPORT: THE BILLS SAN DIEGO AGENCIES WANT PASSEDSARA LIBBYAPRIL 23, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Gideon is not a fireman, that has been tragically excised from the mythology.
HOW GIDEON THE NINTH AUTHOR TAMSYN MUIR QUEERS THE SPACE OPERACONSTANCE GRADYFEBRUARY 5, 2021VOX
If you had only cut that above sentence in half, excising “or that he did not want to do with his wife,” you might have had something.
IS THE SEX SOLUTION WORSE THAN THE SEX PROBLEM?EUGENE ROBINSONFEBRUARY 2, 2021OZY
This week that meant that we excised a chunk of the show to a forthcoming Saturday episode that is focused on e-commerce.
THE END OF PLAID-VISA, AND PALANTIR’S GROWING STARTUP MAFIANATASHA MASCARENHASJANUARY 14, 2021TECHCRUNCH
The revenue is derived from direct taxes on land and provisions, excise upon exports and imports, and harbour dues.
JOURNAL OF A VOYAGE TO BRAZILMARIA GRAHAM
Duncombe indeed had his own reasons for hating Montague, who had turned him out of the place of Cashier of the Excise.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II.THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY
He had been ordered by the Commissioners of the Excise to pay ten thousand pounds into the Exchequer for the public service.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II.THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY
He therefore selected his brother Christopher, whom he had lately made a Commissioner of the Excise, to keep the place for him.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II.THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY
So home, where I found Mrs. Hunt in great trouble about her husband's losing of his place in the Excise.
DIARY OF SAMUEL PEPYS, COMPLETESAMUEL PEPYS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
SEPTEMBER 17, 2021
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probity

WORDS RELATED TO EXCISE

  • account for
  • apply logic
  • cop a plea
  • cop out
  • deliberate
  • elucidate
  • excise
  • excuse
  • explain away
  • extenuate
  • give alibi
  • intellectualize
  • justify
  • make allowance
  • reason
  • reason out
  • reconcile
  • resolve
  • think
  • think through
  • vindicate
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