What does taille mean?

taille in AZ Dictionary

(n) a kind of direct royal taxation which was levied in France before 1789 on nonprivileged subjects and places and had a tendency to weigh many heavily regarding the peasants.
(n) A form of taxation levied regarding land of peasants in pre-Revolutionary France.
(n) A tally; an account scored on a bit of timber.
additionally placed on the tenor vocals and also to the tenor types of wind-instruments: as, taille de basson, the tenor oboe or tenoroon.
In heraldry, celebration per bend sinister.

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