token payment

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a small payment made in acknowledgement of an obligation

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No terms for the deal were publicly released, but reports were that Harman made only a token payment but will take over the non-pension obligations of the magazine, which lost $28.
The company received a token payment from Nakheel of dhs500,000 last month.
Arabtec received a token payment from Nakheel of AED500,000 ($136,200) in June.
It is Prison Service policy that those who participate in work and training should receive a token payment.
In exchange for a token payment of 1 euro we will offer them one of these houses and ask that they undertake to restore them within two years while respecting their original characteristics," said Sgarbi.
PEOPLE have been quick to jump on high street stores who charge a small token payment for plastic carrier bags.
I thought the Establishment would make a token payment but this is like winning the lottery.
Speaking outside his council home in south-west London,Mr Stagg said he expected a token payment, but the award was "like winning the Lottery".
Even if justice is eventually done, it is impossible to compensate people, and sometimes they are not even entitled to a token payment.
The following year, a token payment of $10 was made for a 15-acre area on Clifton Road to house the operations.
Charlie, 41, made a token payment of pounds 1 to save the ex-halibut long liner from the scrapyard.
If there is no money left, you can offer token payments, for example pounds 5 per month.
In 1996, the Vatican finally cut off its token payments to UNICEF.
betrothal], as if the progression through the stages of marriage is a movement from personal gifts to financial arrangement, with the money token imitating the economic aspect, and resembling the token payments and exchanges of business transactions.
In far off days our representatives gave their services for token payments for the honour of running our town.