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Die

A metal stamp that forms the design of a coin. It does not refer to the coin color, but instead to the imprints, such as the portrait, value, or other engraving on the coin. See also: Numismatics.
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Now, loosen the lock ring on the die body and screw the die down about an eighth of a turn.
The death toll has reached between eight and 11, while over 150 people have been injured and there is also the fear of confronting more lives lost when the flames die down.
The leaves of our Agapanthus have turned a bright yellow and are quite attractive but as they die down they will turn to a slimy mess, so we will have to watch for just the right moment to clear them away.
Prusiner reaped a whirlwind of derision and praise that has yet to die down.
Khan said he hoped the people could understand that the film is all about good feelings and all the negativity surrounding the film could die down.
Coming on the eve of the mayoral election, the public outcry was so intense that the City Council in its usual gutless manner temporarily shelved the plan by ordering a ``study,'' which means waiting for public anger to die down before pushing ahead.