Billon


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Billon

An alloy of silver consisting of pure silver mixed with copper. It is used in the production of some coins.
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Steven Billon bravely told the Gazette three years ago about his ordeal as a 15-year-old when he was brutally raped.
Group pretax profit slowed 3.6 percent to 54.19 billon yen on a 0.2 percent dip in sales to 1,316.70 billion yen.
Petition organiser Susan Billon, who has collected more than 60 signatures, said residents were not to blame for the mess.
Hitachi Capital will buy 2 billion yen worth of shares to acquire a stake of 7.49 percent in Towa, while Tepco Home Service, a wholly owned subsidiary of Tokyo Electric Power Co., and Osaka Gas will purchase 1 billon yen each for a 3.75 percent stake.
- petition organiser Susan Billon, pictured front with fellow residents who say they are not to blame for the mess in their Middlesbrough alley