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Biscuit

In the United Kingdom, a slang term for 1,000 pounds. The term gained currency in the gambling industry as 1,000-pound chips are larger than others, looking like biscuits or cookies.
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Ah," said the major, taking a second biscuit, "that consummation of my happiness was indeed wanting.
That's right; now bring the Alicante and some biscuits.
Giuseppe's dark face between flashing earrings, a twisted rag of red and yellow silk round his throat, turned from the reaching yearning monkey to the pink and white biscuits spiked on the bronzed leafage.
Mr Shepherd said: "Despite the fact we are both from North Wales, we had never even heard of the biscuit.
BRITAIN'S oldest biscuit, a delicious, scallop shellshaped shortbread originating from the Welsh island of Anglesey 800 years ago, has been chosen by Marks & Spencer for an exciting new range in 180 stores nationwide.
ey come from the Tyne & Wear Archives collection and many objects that help to tell the story of Wright's Biscuits, including various tins, promotional and advertising material, and even a collection of cast brass biscuit cutters, are housed at South Shields Museum & Art Gallery.
CBL) makers of the LU brand of biscuits and an exclusive affiliate of global snacks group Mondelez International (previously known as Kraft Foods) recently launched the iconic Oreo biscuit brand in Pakistan.
Said Hasan Ali Khan, Managing Director and Chairman, CBL: "We are delighted to bring the world's favourite biscuit to Pakistan.
A biscuit joiner (or sometimes plate joiner) is a woodworking tool used to join two pieces of wood together.
HEN you come to think about it, the Wcontinuing growth of the Biscuit Factory is quite something.
Summary: Muscat: National Biscuit Industries Limited SAOG, makers of the Nabil brand of biscuits, wafers, snacks, .
In a rather bizarre heist, someone stole a bronze biscuit from a sculpture outside of Bahlsen's headquarters in Hannover, Germany.