customs

Definition of customs

n. pl.1.money collected under a tariff; a duty imposed on imported goods.
2.the government department administering the collection of import tariffs. Used with as singular verb.
3.that area within an airport, sea port, or other border station where freight or the baggage of travellers is checked for dutiable materials or contraband; as, it took an hour to get through customs.

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