|1.||[ verb ] remove by erasing or crossing out|
"Please strike this remark from the record"
|Related terms:||delete deletion|
|2.||[ verb ] (government) levy an excise tax on|
|3.||[ verb ] (surgery) remove by cutting|
"The surgeon excised the tumor"
|Related terms:||cut_out cut_out ablation|
|4.||[ noun ] (government) a tax that is measured by the amount of business done (not on property or income from real estate)|
|Related terms:||tax indirect_tax sales_tax gasoline_tax VAT|