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Mint

A place where coins are manufactured. In general, the coins produced at a government-sponsored mint are legal tender, though private minted coins may have an intrinsic value due to their metal content. Before fiat money became common, many paper notes were exchangeable for a minted coin containing some specified level of gold or silver.

mint

the organization that has the exclusive right to manufacture and issue BANK NOTES and COINS on the instructions of a government's monetary authorities. In the UK this function is performed by the Royal Mint, part of the BANK OF ENGLAND.
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I like that vewy well, and I wish I could have been there," was Maud's condescending remark, as she put back the little bag, after a careful peep inside, as if she hoped to find an ancient ginger-nut, or a well-preserved peppermint drop still lingering in some corner.
But there was always no money; they never paid for as much as a pennyworth of peppermints.
John Dormouse and his daughter began to sell peppermints and candles.
Peppermints always seem to me such a religious sort of candy -- I suppose because when I was a little girl Grandmother Gordon always gave them to me in church.
Well," said the woman a little doubtfully, "the clergymen came in about half an hour ago and bought some peppermints and talked a bit, and then went off towards the Heath.
The one pound (18 piece) assortment is a nod to Phillips long history with timeless chocolate favorites including: Phillips Signature Chocolate Turtle, Peanut Butter Cup, Sea Salt Caramel, Royal Hash, Almond Buttercrunch, Figaro, Peppermint Pattie, Wrapped Caramel and Pecan Roll.
From festive coffee flavors to holiday sweets, peppermint undoubtedly is the go-to treat.
CONTAINING organic peppermint essential oil, moisturising jojoba, hemp, avocado and coconut oils, Dr.
In addition to the pleasure of having a chocolate mint or two at the end of a delicious dinner, peppermint has been used for a long time to soothe gastric and bowel complaints.
Callcredit is pleased to announce a new contract with Peppermint Technology to provide its most advanced anti-money laundering (AML) solution, CallML.
a small peppermint cane or stick or a rolled cookie, and fresh mint, or berries.
I'll take you away from this city of man All pushed into trains like sardines in a can People running all over with nowhere to go Streets full of faces with their heads bowed so low We'll fly away just you and I in my orange balloon And a peppermint sky We will pass meadows of silver all silver and gold Woodlands of blue haze all your arms can hold Past purple mountains where gold eagles play On to green pastures that's where we'll stay No more running all over with nowhere to go We'll we bathing in lakes were cool waters flow We'll fly away just you and I in my orange balloon And a peppermint sky by Bery Barlow, Pensby