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Lot

A Russian unit of weight approximately equivalent to 12.8 grams. It was rendered obsolete when the Soviet Union began to use the metric system in 1924.

lot

The number of bonds or shares of stock in a single trade. See also odd lot, round lot.
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Far from a game of chance, casting lots is how priests were chosen for tasks in the temple (see Luke 1:9).
Among his topics are exorcising demons, cleromancy (casting lots), and necromancers.
He chose a specific day by casting lots, the 13th day of the month Adar, to unleash his holocaust.
After the three boats eventually became separated, each was forced to encounter the grim realities of survival at sea without water and, ultimately without food, necessitating the consideration of casting lots to determine who should die so that others might live.