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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.
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lot

The number of bonds or shares of stock in a single trade. See also odd lot, round lot.
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We DIDN'T HAVE ART Class, But I DREW LOTS of DINOSAURS
Despite being a rather short piece, the article drew lots of response, some of which noted that the book was published in 1998.
I spent most of it in the 'living window', which drew lots of attention from passing shoppers and workmen, but was I delighted to sell some of the items I modelled!
Police fired teargases and rubber bullets at protesters who tried to storm into a Bangkok stadium where representatives of 30 political parties vying in the election drew lots for electoral numbers.