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any digit of a number that is known with certainty

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Despite being a significant figure in the feminist and anarchist movements at the turn of the 20th century, Luisa Capetillo is little known outside her native Puerto Rico.
Hemery, who won the 400 metres hurdles in a world record time at the 1968 Mexico Olympics and is now President of UK Athletics, said: ``He was a significant figure in so many different ways.
I think the most significant figure is not the size of my majority but the fact that millions from all over the UK voted for a party committed to improving public services.
Mr Blair's official spokesman said: "Mich-ael Heseltine is a significant figure.
Steve has been a highly significant figure in RTE middleware for over 20 years and with his reputation for building superb customer relationships, technical excellence and his undoubted integrity, we know he'll be a good fit for PrismTech.
In our opinion this is a significant figure, classical marketing studies suggest a 1% conversion on more 'impulse' mediated purchases is an achievement and our figure is evidence in support of our product acceptance, marketing strategy and pricing.
A significant figure in the history of American intelligence, Dulles (1893-1969) served under eight U.
This significant figure came three months ahead of corporate predictions and just 30 days after the company announced sales had reached the one million units sold mark.
This significant figure comes three months ahead of corporate predictions and just 30 days after the company announced sales had reached the one million units sold mark.
The clarinet player is a significant figure in Egyptian history, used to bring cheerfulness through music.
He has been a significant figure in Shrewsbury House community centre, in Everton.
The Scotland international was a significant figure for United as the club was rebuilt following the 1958 Munich air disaster.
Heading the funeral Mass service at the Greek Catholic Melkite Cathedral in Zahle, Patriarch of Antioch for Greek Melkite Catholics, Gregory III Lahham, eulogized the late Skaff as "an enlightened and significant figure who formed a part of Zahle's history throughout his lifetime of public service and devotion.
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