stamp


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Financial, Acronyms, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to stamp: Stamp Act, stamp collecting

stamp

noun attestation, authentication, brand, cast, certification, die, endorsement, engraving, form, hallmark, identification, impress, impression, imprint, intaglio, mark, nota, pattern, print, ratification, seal, sigil, signit, validation
Associated concepts: tax stamps
See also: brand, embed, indicant, indicator, label, mark, seal, speciality, specialty, tenor, validate

STAMP, revenue. An impression made on paper, by order of the government, which must be used in reducing certain contracts to writing, for The purpose of raising a revenue. Vide Stark. Ev. h.t.; 1 Phil. Ev. 444.
     2. Maryland is the only state in the United States that has enacted a stamp.

References in periodicals archive ?
The book's author Arshi Ahmad-Aziz said that postage stamps were a lot more than a little piece of gum paper, which you lick and stick.
The Federal Duck Stamp recognizes waterfowl hunters for their sustained contributions to wetland and waterfowl conservation during the last 85 years, said U.S.
A stamp duty on an administration bond worth more than Rs1,000 will be Rs100.
Several stamps featured prominent monuments rather the names of the state.
The postal stamp costs P12 while the special stamp will cost P55 with an embellished crown and lava gown.
He explained that distributors who have old stock should apply for the stamps from the GRA, not from the manufacturers, since the Authority will take inventory of the products before it issues out the stamp duty to them.
The porcelain antique stamps feature and are inspired by the blue and white porcelain collection of the National Palace Museum.
People can start stamp collecting by saving stamps from the mail and getting friends, relatives and work colleagues to pass on stamps from their mail, the society says.
The uniqueness of this stamp comes from its circular shape produced in high quality in print and design.
Faral Saqlain maintained that now people can verify the stamp paper by sending an SMS to 8583 by writing the stamp paper serial number or through using a Smartphone app 'Veri Stamp'.
Stamp paper is legally binding upon the litigants under High Court Rules and Orders and Stamp Act and Court Fee Act, 1870.
DERA GHAZI KHAN -- Stamp paper vendors are overcharge the people due to shortage of non-judicial stamp papers in the district as the government could not provide the papers for the current year yet.