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Webster

English Word:

fiscal


English Pronunciation:

fis•cal


Adjective:


⇨Etymology

(French) fiscal, (Latin) fiscalis, from fiscus. See Fisc.


⇨Definition

Pertaining to the public treasury or revenue. The fiscal arreangements of government. A. Hamilton.



Noun:


⇨Definition

1. The income of a prince or a state; revenue; exhequer. (obsolete) Bacon.

2. A treasurer. High Swinburne.

3. A public officer in Scotland who prosecutes in petty criminal cases; -- called also procurator fiscal.

4. The solicitor in Spain and Portugal; the attorney-general.



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Wiktionary

Noun:

fiscal (plural fiscals) A public official in certain countries having control of public revenue. (UK, Scottish law) Procurator fiscal, a public prosecutor. (law) In certain countries, including Spain, Portugal, the Netherlands, and former colonies of these countries and certain British colonies, solicitor or attorney general.


Adjective:

Adjective fiscal (comparative more fiscal, superlative most fiscal) Related to the treasury of a country, company, region or city, particularly to government spending and revenue. (proscribed) Pertaining to finance and money in general; financial.


Anagrams:

lascif


Reference:

fiscal

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