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Nut

The total amount an advertiser spends on a television, radio or Internet marketing campaign. For example, if an advertiser sponsors a radio program and broadcasts $1 million worth of commercials, that $1 million is that advertiser's nut.

NUT

see NATIONAL UNION OF TEACHERS.
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Ali Al Asfoor found Ali Dhawani a tough nut to crack before scoring a 7-5, 6-3 victory, while Ahmed Mohammed Rasool beat Hussain Dhawani 6-1, 6-4.
Libya have a tough nut to crack Tuesday if they are to reach the final of the 9th Arab Nations Cup as they will be meeting hosts Saudi Arabia as the the runners-up with the highest score in the group matches.
But league newcomers Lido will prove a tough nut to crack having lost just once in nine outings to surge clear of the basement zone.
Stringer is not expected to make many changes to the starting line-up that did such a sound job at the weekend but Leighton, who finished just one position below Valley in seventh position last season, are sure to be a tough nut to crack.
If Leeds lose, it will be a massive downer for their fans and Hull will be a tough nut to crack. But I'm taking the Rhinos to edge it.
Thornaby pressed for an equaliser but they found the Beechwood defence a tough nut to crack with Kieron Kelley leading the line well.
The shagbark hickory nut is, literally, a tough nut to crack if compared to Carpathian and English walnuts, most pecan varieties, etc., however, a strong nutcracker will indeed crack it, and there is substantially more nutmeat within than would be found in a black walnut.
The past is sometimes a tough nut to crack. "Inherit All Things" is a novel of looking to the past and trying to decipher its mystery.
But, admitting Cardiff will be a tough nut to crack, he knows it won't come easy..
Kyle Jacobswent close for Pool when rattling the woodwork but the visitors looked a tough nut to crack, while Phil Molyneux and James McIntosh had further opportunities.
Broom, however, are always a tough nut to crack, with a strong defensive unit, and they built up several counter-attacking situations.
They will be a tough nut to crack, but if we can break them within 30 minutes, we could see a few going in.