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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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All," said the major, hastily swallowing his biscuit, "positively all.
Ah," said the major, taking a second biscuit, "that consummation of my happiness was indeed wanting.
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.
The Centre will focus on biscuits that target health and nutritional benefits, improving taste, as well as providing affordable solutions to consumers.
I would also, now and then, surreptitiously eye my husband's share of the biscuits, since he didn't seem interested in eating it.
CADBURY have been accused of short-changing customers by selling a huge variety box with just eight biscuits inside.
M2 EQUITYBITES-August 15, 2016-Mondelez International to Acquire Cadbury Biscuits License from Burton's Biscuit
MondelA"z International and Burton's Biscuit company have agreed that Cadbury-branded biscuits will continue to be manufactured in Burton's factories by their employees under a co-manufacturing agreement.
Mondelez International, a world leader in biscuits and chocolate, today announced an agreement to purchase from Burton's Biscuit Company the license that enables the company to manufacture, market and sell Cadbury-branded biscuits around the world, including in the UK, France, Ireland, North America and Saudi Arabia, subject to regulatory approval.
Maharashtra, July 14 -- After the successful launch of Cadbury Oreo and recently Cadbury Bournvita Biscuits,Mondelez India Foods Private Limited has taken yet another step to embed its footprint in India's biscuit market with the launch of a light colored cream biscuit - Golden Oreo.
Mike Heaney, Factory General Manager at United Biscuits (parent company of McVitie's) said: "The flooding in northern England at the end of last year was devastating for thousands of people and businesses in the area.