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Penny

The formal or informal name for the smallest unit of many currencies. One penny is usually equal in value to one cent or the equivalent.
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Nursery nurse Margaret O'Grady, 58, of Glasgow, said: 'It would be good to have enough money to relax about my finances and not count the pennies.
A week on Lake Mohave doesn't come cheap, but then Tommy and Pam hardly have to count the pennies these days.
But when you're living with a top Premiership footballer, you don't count the pennies.