Jan. 22 - 28, 2007

Mulct

verb and noun

 extract money from by fine or taxation. 2 a (often followed by of) deprive by fraudulent means; swindle. obtain by swindling. noun archaic a fine.

[earlier mult(e) from Latin multa, mulcta: (v.) through French mulcter & Latin mulctare]

 Source: The Canadian Oxford Dictionary

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