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service charge

noun
1.
a fee charged for a service, sometimes in addition to a basic charge.
Origin of service charge
1915-1920
First recorded in 1915-20
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service charge

noun
1.
a percentage of a bill, as at a restaurant or hotel, added to the total to pay for service
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