vat
1. [ noun ] (government) a tax levied on the difference between a commodity's price before taxes and its cost of production
Synonyms: ad_valorem_tax value-added_tax
Related terms: excise
2. [ noun ] a large open vessel for holding or storing liquids
Synonyms: tub
Related terms: vessel washtub
Similar spelling:   Vath
  Vada
  Vayda