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a metric shit ton

rude slang A staggeringly huge amount (of something). I'm sorry, I can't come on the trip this weekend. I've got a metric shit ton of work to catch up on. You're going to be in a metric shit ton of trouble if you get caught. Of course he sold out—the studio dumped a metric shit ton of money at his feet.
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a shit ton

rude slang A huge amount (of something). I'm sorry, I can't come on the trip this weekend. I've got a shit ton of work to catch up on. You're going to be in a shit ton of trouble if you get caught. Of course he sold out—the studio dumped a shit ton of money at his feet.
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As per the statistics, in fruit crops, date palms accounted for 59,823 acres, with a total production of 368,808 tonnes while mangoes accounted for 3,587 acres, with a total production of 15,847 tonnes.
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However, sales of petrol remained relatively flat during July at 614,000 tonnes as compared to 615,000 tonnes in July 2017.
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Around 21 per cent rupee devaluation against the dollar since December 2017 to date, coupled with world's prices and attractive subsidy, boosted wheat exports to a new peak of 1.189m tonnes fetching $236m in FY18, versus 3,937 tonnes earning just $1m in FY17.
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