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deutsche mark

A unit of currency in Germany before the adoption of the euro. "Deutsche" means "German," while "mark" refers to a bar of silver or gold. Look at these cool deutsche marks that my parents have from their honeymoon in Europe.
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The Allies maintained the old dollar-reichsmark exchange rate of 0.30, which overvalued the deutsche mark (DM).
Spyglass, for example, enjoys an output deal with Kirch, but does not depend on deutsche marks for equity.
If the company has no view on the direction of the deutsche marks, the management can look at the forward rates and quote a deutsche mark price for the pineapples to be paid in three months time.
Although the site doesn't have multiple-language capability, it does offer German customers the ability to access pricing in deutsche marks. The site also offers size conversion charts.
Columbian Chemicals has announced plans to invest 36 million Deutsche marks in the modernization and expansion of its plant in Hannover, Germany.
And, if other products prove to be more popular than the dollar because of shifting world interest rates, exchange rates or customer preferences, we can easily branch out into deutsche marks for 85 pfennings or pounds sterling for 85 new pence.
The airport has been losing 35,000 Deutsche Marks a day, or upwards of 2 million DM in the last two months.
Farewell, into oblivion, for francs, deutsche marks, and guilders (but not pounds, drachmas, krona, or krone, unless England, Greece, Sweden, and Denmark have since adopted the euro).
30, 1998 FEDERAL RESERVE Deutsche marks 12,688.6 Japanese yen 5,663.8 Total 18,352.4 Interest receivables(4) 95.1 Other cash flow from investments(5) ...
As one foundryman put it, "they shipped each casting with deutsche marks all over it." You know the ending - those foundries no longer exist.
The Bundesbank may not have been able to override Chancellor Helmut Kohl's desired exchange rate of ostmarks for deutsche marks, or his "solidarity" transfers, but the Bundesbank Direktorium was comfortable in making it clear that the Kohl government and not the Bundesbank Direktorium should be held accountable for the inflationary pressures; the Bundesbank Direktorium took accountability for limiting the second-round effects of these pressures.
denominated in deutsche marks, thereby compensating for
If you price the product in deutsche marks, your company will be exposed to fluctuations in the U.S.
German autoworkers earn 23 deutsche marks per hour in wages, but employers must pay another 21 D-marks in social benefits.
In both 1992 and 1993, approximately 3.75 million deutsche marks were allocated to the Priority Program for research, as well as for travel to ODP cruises and meetings, maintaining the German ODP office at BGR, and distributing such information as ODP Proceedings, German ODP circulars, panel meeting reports, etc.
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