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something, such as coins or printed bills, used as a medium of exchange

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In "Filthy Lucre," a near life-size recreation of Whistler's aesthetic masterpiece, Waterston transforms almost every detail with images of decay, excess and natural phenomena.
a look PICK up a wodge of PS50 "notes" for just 59p - but don't try spending the filthy lucre as they're just printed napkins from Home Bargains.
For Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoy-an, it is legitimate to receive commissions from the lucre distributed by the state and to finance religious education and religious services using these commissions.
8DA SOLUTIONS FROM CROSSWORDS OF FRIDAY, DECEMBER 6 WEE THINKER ACROSS: 7 Ominous 9 Lucre 10 Chips 11 Account 12 Rat 13 Mildness 16 Creative 17 Gut 19 Limited 21 Wiper 22 Epsom 23 Dresser DOWN: 1 Concord 2 Minister 3 Pots 4 Alicante 5 Ecru 6 Debts 8 Smallminded 13 Mean time 14 Signpost 15 Stir-fry 18 Sleek 20 Moss 21 Weep QUICKIE ACROSS: 1 Law-breaking 8 Bed 9 Arc 11 Leaflet 12 Never 13 Arm 14 Ewe 15 Cornish 17 Era 19 Oust 21 Stye 23 Bugs 25 Wake 27 Ego 29 As a rule 31 Sob 34 Sin 36 Trace 37 Fanfare 38 Ear 39 Rod 40 Leopard-skin DOWN: 1 Leer 2 Adam 3 Balcony 4 Extent 5 King's 6 Nave 7 Grew 8 Blaze 10 Crest 16 Hog 18 Ask 20 Use 22 Tea 24 Uplands 25 Waste 26 Prefer 28 Owned 30 Sheep 32 Oral 33 Bare 34 Sari 35 Iron
Stating that the positivity of the Argus report was exposed as no more than blind optimism, the report also mentioned that recent past and present players of Australia have been at each others' throats, adding that Cricket Australia (CA) seems to give more precedence to Twenty20 lucre than the pursuit of Test match success.
They are eco-terrorists whose targets are corporations who - in their lust for filthy lucre - have been responsible for acts such as the pollution of a local river.
Musleh suggested intra-Afghan talks on deciding the country's future, calling for the closure of the High Pace Council "which is mainly driven by the lure of lucre.
9 Which notorious punk band which split in 1978 briefly reunited for their 1996 Filthy Lucre tour?
There is danger, however, in believing that Sea The Stars' progeny bring guaranteed lucre.
Coptic Christians who make up about 10 percent of the population of Egypt wonder about their lucre in Egypt.
To change the culture of our national game to the point where a real football man like Blues boss Alex McLeish would swap Wembley glory for filthy lucre is among his most noteworthy.
But when a gallery owner offers Manchester big bucks for his raunchy Polaroids, their relationship is put to the test as he chooses between dirty love and filthy lucre.
He said the group is motivated by lust for lucre, whether in dollar or in euro.
I will never reject, from any consideration personal to myself, the cause of the defenseless or oppressed, or delay anyone's cause for lucre or malice.
THE lure of the lucre is proving irresistible for youngsters, some of whom are resorting to crime to fulfil their needs.