Green Pound


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Green Pound

The European currency unit used to establish uniform agricultural prices throughout the European Union.
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Operating profits at British Sugar were down pounds 11 million - at pounds 73 million - with green pound changes reducing profits by over pounds 15 million.
The 'green pound' is a mechanism which cuts subsidies when sterling increases past certain levels.
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Gillian, 47, and fiance Robert Schifreen purchased three of the large green pounds 10 delicacies on the Isle of Wight in March and popped them into an incubator to see what might happen.
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Lal Amarasinghe, prosecuting, said Pardoe had initially charged the 85-year-old victim from Bordesley Green pounds 6 for clearing his guttering.
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She loaned miner's son Green pounds 60 when she was a student nurse to pay his electricity bill as he was a struggling actor.
His gleaming green pounds 94,000 Aston Martin DB7 was parked on the drive, but there was no answer from the intercom at the front door.
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