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value-added tax: a tax levied on the difference between the cost of materials and the selling price of a commodity or service
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Abbr. forVinyl-asbestos tile.
Buddhist monastery in Cambodia.
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The target threshold speed. The scheduled speed at the threshold for landing in relatively favorable conditions. It is usually the speed at a screen height of 30 ft (10 m) after a steady stable approach at a glide-slope of not less than 3°.
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