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fasten

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take or bring someone down a peg (or two)

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one of the units in a course, as on an ascending or descending scale

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a wooden pin pushed or driven into a surface

small markers inserted into a surface to mark scores or define locations etc

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informal terms for the leg

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a prosthesis that replaces a missing leg

regulator that can be turned to regulate the pitch of the strings of a stringed instrument

a holder attached to the gunwale of a boat that holds the oar in place and acts as a fulcrum for rowing

succeed in obtaining a position

pierce with a wooden pin or knock or thrust a wooden pin into

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fasten or secure with a wooden pin

stabilize (the price of a commodity or an exchange rate) by legislation or market operations

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dollar still a dominant currency in Hong Kong's economic life, pegging the Hong Kong dollar to such a narrow currency basket would make little difference to pegging it against the U.
In early August, an official from Japan's Ministry of Finance reportedly stated that China should revamp its pegging of the yuan at roughly 8.
Dollar pegging was a necessary expedient to stabilize the markets.