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Buck

Slang for one million dollars.

Buck

1. Among traders, informal for $1 million.

2. More generally, informal for one dollar or one euro. See also: Breaking the buck.

3. In bond trading, 1/10 of one dollar of a bond price. Because bonds often are quoted in terms of 1,000 points (and not in terms of dollars), a buck is equivalent to one point.
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For sections with two consecutive grades, if the length of the higher grade section is at least two times longer than that of the lower grade section, these two sections need to be bucked separately; otherwise, they should be combined.
For softwood species, if both sections are long logs ([greater than or equal to] 4 m), they should be bucked as two logs.
5 m, it can be cut off or bucked as a short secondary processing log.