cent


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a coin worth one-hundredth of the value of the basic unit

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Standing on one leg three hours, to show off new-style strapped pants at 12 1/2 cents per leg per hour.
Amount entered in Journal -- fifty cents -- which see.
These contributions range from twenty-five cents up to ten dollars.
You could draw my pension, and repay yourselves at the rate, say, of L500 a year, taking your five per cent interest as well.
Five dollars for five thousand words, ten words for a cent - that particular thought took up its residence in his brain, and he could no more escape it than he could the "$3.
On a day when she had filled her brood with what was left in the house, Maria invested her last fifteen cents in a gallon of cheap wine.
But with milk two cents higher, I should think you could have competed," Ernest suggested slyly.
What will sixty-five per cent of the gate receipts be?
I am very well satisfied to think the whole population believed in those poor, cheap miracles--a people who want two cents every time they bow to you, and who abuse a woman, are capable of it, I think.
The stranger said, "Well, give me the seven francs again, and I will see what I can do"--and when he got them, he handed the hackman half a franc, and he immediately asked for two cents to buy a drink with.
And I was appalled at the price French Frank had paid--eighty cents.
Diana got so excited that she offered to bet me ten cents that the red horse would win.
He's the man that dunned Jacob Marr for four cents on the church steps one Sunday.
Twenty-one dollars they took from her for it, and she hurried home with the 87 cents.
Add thirty-seven an' a half cents interest on furniture, an' that makes two dollars an' eighty-seven an' a half cents.