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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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User input to the computer-based bucking system includes species, butt diameter, and the number of grade zones for each tree to be bucked. The user must then enter the grade, butt diameter, top diameter, and length for each grade zone on that tree.
Data for a total of 51 trees from 10 different species that were bucked manually by a logger were investigated.
About 60 percent of bucking patterns generated by the computer were different from the patterns bucked manually.