One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘measures to generate further revenue included higher excise’
duty, tax, levy, tariff, toll, tithe
customs, customs duties
1‘the tumours were excised immediately’
cut out, cut off, cut away, snip out, take out, extract, remove, eradicate, extirpate
2‘all unnecessary detail should be excised’
delete, cross out, cross through, strike out, score out, scratch out, cancel, put a line through, blue-pencil, ink out, edit out, blank out
erase, efface, take out, remove, cut out, cut, expunge, eliminate
informal axe, scrub, scrap, give something the chop
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