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Proof

A coin made with a polished die or using some other special method. It may be struck twice to make the images clearer. Proofs generally do not circulate, but are made for collectors or for sale as illiquid assets.
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Make your mind easy, sir; I shall find the proof that everybody asks me for in her guilty face.
A committee of twelve members was chosen to examine the proofs brought forward by Morcerf.
If the proofs were in a roll, he could not possibly know what they were.
Then the whole thing came to me in an instant, and I only needed certain corroborative proofs, which I speedily obtained.
As he passed your window he saw, by means of his great height, these proofs upon your table, and conjectured what they were.
"Well, when he saw that they were indeed the proofs, it was then that he yielded to temptation.
"He put his gloves on the chair, and he took the proofs, sheet by sheet, to copy them.
His proofs were corrected; and the volume was to come out among the publications of the early spring, when the public might be supposed to have recovered from the avalanche of Christmas books.
He did not hesitate to omit the proofs of these, and so far to make himself not only a precept, but an example in criticism.
Come back at eight to look at your proofs after I've done with them.
But in any case proofs were needed; he had waited a whole month for them and grew more impatient the longer he waited.
Of all the Proof cameras' selling points, their simple controls are at the top of my list With these cameras, there is no need to spend time browsing through a bunch of menu options, most of which you will never use anyway.