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DEFRA

Department for the Environment, Fisheries and Rural Affairs; covers agriculture, even if the word is absent from the title.

demeurage

Medieval tax charged on stock that has been kept off the market with the intention of earning bigger margins once the risk has receded. Originally an old French word, readers may also encounter an anglicised version, demurrage.

DGCCRF

The Direction Générale de la Concurrence, de la Consommation et de la Répression des Fraudes (DGCCRF) is the French finance ministry’s fraud squad. Be Very, Very Nice to them if you meet them at wurk…