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Buck

Slang for one million dollars.

Buck

1. Among traders, informal for $1 million.

2. More generally, informal for one dollar or one euro. See also: Breaking the buck.

3. In bond trading, 1/10 of one dollar of a bond price. Because bonds often are quoted in terms of 1,000 points (and not in terms of dollars), a buck is equivalent to one point.
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If you have access to one of those handy, cordless, power drill/ drivers, it is best to put the sawhorse together with wood screws.
I had two snazzy red metal sawhorses and a door blank my wife had stained and sealed.
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Nor is it a variation of that old dormroom philosopher's sawhorse, "What would chairs look like if our knees bent backwards?
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the staff will switch one sawhorse and completely change the solution.
Although the book is a paperback, it seems like something that deserves a spiral binding and a waterproof cover so you could hang it from a nail in your garage and slap it down on a sawhorse without having to worry.
It later emerged he was called Sawhorse but eventually became Sundance for reasons which are unknown.
THREE-LEGGED SAWHORSES combine with a 2x10 and a 2x12 plank of wood of any length up to 24 feet to form a strong and durable sawhorse.
The sawhorse features a self-leveling design through quick release of the crossbeam, stabilizing adjustment, then re-clamping of the crossbeam.
Inside the pool I placed a small sawhorse where the heat lamp is mounted.