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CUP

The ISO 4217 currency code for Cuban Peso.

CUP

ISO 4217 code for the Cuban peso. The peso is one of two official currencies in Cuba, the other being the convertible peso. The CUP has no official value outside of Cuba; to convert CUP, one must first convert it to convertible pesos, which are then exchangeable for other currencies. Most workers receive portions of their salaries in both currencies; they buy basic items like food with CUP and use convertible pesos for luxury goods.

conditional use permit (CUP)

(pronounced “cup”) A permit granted to a property owner to make use of real property in a manner allowed under current zoning regulations, but only in accordance with conditions to be applied by the zoning authority. Houses of worship may be allowed in areas zoned for residential use,but the applicant may be required to obtain a conditional use permit that can be predicated on size, off-street parking availability, indirect nighttime lighting, and other such factors determined on a case-by-case basis. Contrast with variance, in which the property owner is given permission to use the property in a manner inconsistent with current zoning regulations.

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At the end of a busy day, when chocolate has been the staple diet, a final cupful of molten chocolate might have you craving for a crisp apple.
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Maybe a cell from the deconstructed body of a dinosaur or a dragon or Napoleon or a Greek god was somewhere in the fruit we eat, or in each cupful of ocean water that hits up against our designer bikini bottoms at the seashore.
As soon as the latter stage is completed, the coffee flows into a 10-cup, double-walled, insulated carafe designed with a lid to seal air out, thus preserving the flavor, and there it can remain all day, staying fresh and hot until you want a cupful and ah
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You should drink plenty of fluids 30 to 45 minutes before exercise and then approximately a cupful every 10 to 15 minutes during exercise.
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The average person has about 150 milliliters, less than a cupful, of this fluid within his or her body.