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CUP

The ISO 4217 currency code for Cuban Peso.

CUP

ISO 4217 code for the Cuban peso. The peso is one of two official currencies in Cuba, the other being the convertible peso. The CUP has no official value outside of Cuba; to convert CUP, one must first convert it to convertible pesos, which are then exchangeable for other currencies. Most workers receive portions of their salaries in both currencies; they buy basic items like food with CUP and use convertible pesos for luxury goods.

conditional use permit (CUP)

(pronounced “cup”) A permit granted to a property owner to make use of real property in a manner allowed under current zoning regulations, but only in accordance with conditions to be applied by the zoning authority. Houses of worship may be allowed in areas zoned for residential use,but the applicant may be required to obtain a conditional use permit that can be predicated on size, off-street parking availability, indirect nighttime lighting, and other such factors determined on a case-by-case basis. Contrast with variance, in which the property owner is given permission to use the property in a manner inconsistent with current zoning regulations.

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Drink plenty of fluids 30 to 45 minutes before exercise and then a cupful every 10 to 15 minutes during exercise.
"Just a sec." Katie poured a cupful from her Thermos jug, and plunked in an ice cube.
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Drop about 1/3 of a cupful (about 80 ml) onto the baking paper making a "crater" in the center of each with a spoon.
Slowly pour sand, one cupful at a time, into the hanging bucket.
Take an idea, add two teaspoons of goals, a cupful of hard questions, four gallons of research and two cups of careful writing.
A cupful of puffed cereal, on the other hand, may weigh just a half ounce and have 57 calories.
Gartner later turned the cupful of coins over to the IRE, and promised to match the total as a donation.
Canned or packaged varieties are easy to prepare, and dieters often resort to a cupful to stave off hunger.
If you are sowing brassicas, add a cupful of lime to every square metre of soil and rake well in.