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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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The Cardiff singer's unusual outfit and make-up drew lots of attention at the huge annual indie music get-together in Austin, Texas, while Charlotte was also lauded for her energetic performance at the show.
The event was great fun and drew lots of attention, with more than 200 Santas on motorcycles leaving Thornaby fire station to travel a 22-mile route, passing through Stockton town centre, then along the Wilderness Road to Middlesbrough, down Linthorpe Road and onto the Trunk Road to Redcar.
The townspeople drew lots to choose the victims until one day, the lot fell on the King's daughter.
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