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Penny

The formal or informal name for the smallest unit of many currencies. One penny is usually equal in value to one cent or the equivalent.
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The Commission alleges that Pretty Penny failed to exercise the care, diligence and skill of a responsible lender, as required by the lender responsibility principles.
Pretty Penny has dropped to a very lenient mark after failing to build on January's thoroughly convincing course-and-distance success under Felix de Giles, which was achieved off a mark of 70.
"You really can't find a more fun thing to do with your life than to put a smile on dog and their owner's face." He expects to rescue his 100th working class dog in early 2011, a milestone he and Pretty Penny Ranch are anxious to achieve.
Carry-Lite's Peep'n Tom and Pretty Penny take decoys a step further with a soft, pliable construction material that enables the hunter to fold them up and transport them in a turkey vest.
Pretty Penny: Star stylist Taylor's famous clients include Rod's girl; Hair don't: Trump
This was, after all, the same commission that cost Microsoft a pretty penny for settling anti-trust violations.
At the yearly National Specialty, competitors win points toward championship ranking with prizes ranging from $25 to $125--a meager sum compared to the pretty penny enthusiasts invest.
He never earned a doctorate, but did earn a pretty penny from Standard Oil, which hired him to advertise Flit bug spray.
For all these bells and whistles, though, it is going to cost a pretty penny. They run a little bit more than other electronic hearing protectors at $193.50, and definitely a lot more than your run of the mill earmuffs.
Rosie O'Donnell lives here in a 22-room mansion called Pretty Penny.
Instead, the nation's watch keepers, sentinels and full-time alarmists should start saying things like: "Researchers report that sleep deprivation is now costing the American economy a ton of money." Or, "Illegal downloads of music are now costing the music industry a pretty penny." Or, "Spam is resulting in more annual lost productivity than you can shake a stick at it." Finally, "If we don't do something about our imperiled social security system, retirees could lose the whole kit and caboodle."
Rose was awarded a Toyota Tapestry Grant for nearly $10,000, all for her project--that's a pretty penny!