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Petty Cash

Cash that a company keeps available for small transactions with customers. For example, a mom and pop hardware store may keep petty cash to make change if a customer pays $20 in cash for a drill that costs $18.06. Most retail companies keep petty cash.

petty cash

small sums of money held by a person or business to pay for small items of expenditure.
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Under the terms of his probation, Petty needs to wear an ankle monitor for 24 months, register as a sex offender and then obtain treatment.
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Petty, who had six previous convictions for burglaries, walked off through the door of the dock and he could be heard still complaining as he headed back to the cells below Teesside Crown Court.
The story British expat Diane Petty has to tell is both mind-boggling and heartbreaking.
Mr Petty has broken national law and the church law, and made fools of us all," Rev Hayday told the Daily Mail, which reported details of the wedding yesterday.
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Petty Officer 1st Class Meredith Burns, Petty Officer 2nd Class Nicholas Wiltgen, Chief Petty Officer Diana Shores, Petty Officer 2nd Class Kevin Morehouse, Petty Officer 1st Class George Juaristic, Chief Warrant Officer Bruce Jones, Chief Petty Officer Charles Carroll, and Petty Officer 1st Class Faith Matuschek received Army Achievement Medals.
Chief petty officers (CPOs) trace their tradition and heritage to that of first class petty officers.