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Levy

1. To impose an obligation to pay. For example, a government may levy a tax.

2. To collect what is owed. For example, a creditor may levy a debt, meaning that it may collect it from the debtor.

levy

(1) To assess. One may levy a tax or fine, which means to impose it. (2) To seize or collect, as when a creditor levies on assets by execution.

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It was during World War II, and my first job was ferrying Lockheed Hudson bombers for Britain's Royal Air Force to Canada,'' LeVier said in an interview.
LeVier holds a Bachelor of Science in Metallurgical Engineering as well as a Master of Science degree in Metallurgical Engineering, both from Michigan Technological University in Houghton, Michigan.
LeVier stated, "Based on historic data and information, the Round Top Project appears to hold several elements that are not primary to our rare earth focus.
La participation des enseignants chercheurs a cette rencontre, des acteurs associatifs et publics et des acteurs prives est certainement de bon augure dans la mesure ou elle donnera lieu a des approches innovantes, structurees et profitables aux produits du terroir, qualifies de puissant levier de developpement durable.
The result was that we had substantial additional data to present to the panel and neither the FDA nor the panel were able to include it in their deliberations," LeVier said.
Les reintegrer egalement dans le systeme bancaire via une amnistie fiscale afin qu'il puisse jouer le role de levier financier.
La participation des enseignants chercheurs a cette rencontre, des acteurs associatifs et publics et des acteurs prives est certainement de bon augure dans la mesure oE elle donnera lieu a des approches innovantes, structurees et profitables aux produits du terroir, qualifies de puissant levier de developpement durable.
Marc LeVier, GWMG President and CEO, commented, "This agreement allows us to continue to focus our resources and time on our SKK project while still moving the Hoidas Lake project forward without committing capital.
S'exprimant a l'ouverture d'un colloque international sous le theme: "l'entreprenariat social dans les pays en developpement : levier d'une croissance responsable?
Jack LeVier has been named vice president - human resources, with responsibility for PACCAR's global human resources activities.
L'objectif, aujourd'hui, a encore ajoute le directeur des services agricoles, est de developper davantage l'apiculture, en se fondant sur le potentiel appreciable de la wilaya d'Oum El Bouaghi, afin d'en faire un levier supplementaire pour le developpement economique de la region.