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Ad Valorem

Definition of the adjective ad valorem

What does ad valorem mean as an attribute of a noun?


  1. Measured by or in proportion to value.

Definition of the adverb ad valorem

What does ad valorem mean as an attribute of something other than a noun?


  1. in proportion to the estimated value of the goods taxed
    • example: the goods were taxed ad valorem
    • synonym of ad valorem: ad val


Ad Valorem is an American-bred, Irish-trained Thoroughbred racehorse and sire. He was one of the leading European two-year-olds of 2004, when he was unbeaten in three races including the Middle Park Stakes. He failed to win in 2005 but returned as a four-year-old to win the Queen Anne Stakes. Since his retirement he has had some success as a sire of winners in Australia.

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Business in Today's World (2009)

A - C by Charles Wankel

Ad valorem duties are duties that are a fixed percentage of the price of the imported good. While conceptually straightforward, the administration of ad valorem duties may be complex, reflecting the practical difficulties in establishing the value ...

Google previewExporters' Encyclopaedia (1918)

6% ad valorem BRA21L: The “actual duties” in the attached statement ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Tariffs and Trade in U.S. History: The texts of the tariffs (2003)

by Cynthia Clark Northrup, Elaine C. Prange Turney

On olive oil in casks, twenty cents per gallon; olive salad oil in bottles, or betties, thirty per centum ad valorem; all other olive oil, not salad, and not otherwise specified, twenty per centum ad valorem; on spermaceti oil of foreign fisheries, ...

Google previewHarper's Encyclopedia of United States History from 458 A.D. to 1915 (1915)

by Benson John Lossing, Woodrow Wilson

ad valorem; that all boots ...

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