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pound (£)

the standard monetary unit of the UK. See CURRENCY. STERLING.

pound

the standard CURRENCY unit of the UK and a number of other countries, mainly current and former members of the British Commonwealth. When used in international transactions, the UK pound is referred to as STERLING to distinguish it from other country's pounds, such as the Lebanese or Egyptian pound.
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Continuing to pound the pavement since then, Miller and his company have raised more than $300 million.
A HOSPITAL registrar is preparing to pound the pavement to help accident victims in this year's London Marathon.
There's no direct cost or putting on the boots to pound the pavement all over the world.