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Noun: vat  vat
  1. A large open vessel for holding or storing liquids
    "The rain water drains into this big vat";
    - tub
Verb: vat (vatted,vatting)  vat
  1. Place, blend or treat in a vat
Noun: VAT
  1. A tax levied on the difference between a commodity's price before taxes and its cost of production
    - value-added tax, ad valorem tax

Derived forms: vatting, vatted, vats

Type of: excise, excise tax, vessel

Encyclopedia: Vat, Pit, Kaffa