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a silver coin, either a Maria Theresa thaler or an imitation of one, formerly used for trade with Abyssinia, Eritrea, Aden, etc. Imitations bear the date 1780 regardless of the year of minting.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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Not one of our national officers ever has had a dollar of salary. I retire on full pay!
Susan B. Anthony
Any gentleman with the slightest chic will give a girl a fifty dollar bill for the powder room.
I would as soon leave my son a curse as the almighty dollar.