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Definition of poundage noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    poundage

     noun
    noun
    BrE BrE//ˈpaʊndɪdʒ//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈpaʊndɪdʒ//
     
    [uncountable]
     
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  1. 1(specialist) a charge that is made for every pound in weight of something, or for every £1 in value
  2. 2(informal) weight to carry extra poundage
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: poundage