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Lot

A Russian unit of weight approximately equivalent to 12.8 grams. It was rendered obsolete when the Soviet Union began to use the metric system in 1924.

lot

The number of bonds or shares of stock in a single trade. See also odd lot, round lot.
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The modern countries of the Middle East are generally assumed to have been created when Britain and France cast lots for parts of the dismembered Ottoman Empire before, during, and after World War II, says Zachs (Middle Eastern history, U.
What good was the building if it could not transform the debauched children who cast lots on its very steps?
Dividing his clothes, they cast lots to see what each would get' (Mark 15:24).
But the tunic was without seam, woven from top to bottom; so they said to one another, "Let us not tear it, but cast lots for it to see whose it shall be.
cross who cast lots for Christ's garments: in John's account,