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 levy in mass

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Le·vée en masse n.  See Levy in mass, under Levy, n.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Lev·y, n.
 1. The act of levying or collecting by authority; as, the levy of troops, taxes, etc.
    A levy of all the men left under sixty.   --Thirlwall.
 2. That which is levied, as an army, force, tribute, etc. The Irish levies.”
 3. Law The taking or seizure of property on executions to satisfy judgments, or on warrants for the collection of taxes; a collecting by execution.
 Levy in mass , a requisition of all able-bodied men for military service.