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ducats

slang Money. Ducats were coins once used in several European countries. Come on, you know I don't have enough ducats to go on an extravagant trip like that right now.

ducats

and duc-ducs (ˈdəkəts and ˈdəkdəks)
n. money. (see also gold.) Who’s got enough ducats to pay for the tickets? I don’t have enough duc-ducs to buy the ducks.
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thousand ducats. The wedding was held at the monastery of San Zuan [San Giovanni] on Torcello and has cast great shame on the Venetian patriciate."(62)
Gold Ducat jumps the last en route to victory under Barry O'Neill, who rode four winners on the card
Ducat II lies in a central location close to Tverskaya Street and Pushkin Square, approximately three kilometres from Red Square.
Earlier, Ducat promised to police and government negotiators he would release the hostages after his demand to give educational opportunities for students of his free day-care center was guaranteed by government officials concerned.
Ducat, a 56-year-old civil engineer who has staged attention-grabbing stunts in the past, put the pin back in a grenade, handed it to provincial governor, Luis Sing-son, and surrendered as Mr Singson held his arm.
Liggett-Ducat's brands include LD, Troika, Ducat and Novost and the combination of the businesses enabled the enlarged group to realise cost savings and benefit from the development of Gallaher's existing Russian brands, Sovereign and Sobranie, further strengthening the company's presence in Russia.
GVA Worldwide announced that law firm Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flora LLP has signed a lease at the brand-new office tower Ducat Place III, located at In 6 Gasheka Street in downtown Moscow.
Then the Spanish real, the Venetian ducat and the Ottoman sultani.
Builders Sander Field and Edwin Ducat, who have built four nursing homes (321 beds) and two general hospitals (226 beds) in the Philadelphia area, contend the safe limit for mortgage debt is $3,00 per bed.
Meanwhile, through careful investment, the 500,000 ducat principal is preserved.
Leatrice Ducat, of the National Disease Research Interchange, a tissue procurement agency in Philadelphia, agrees.
First, it is a history of Venetian coins: the denaro, quartarolo, three types of silver grosso, gold ducat, silver mezzanino, four types of soldino, tornesello, and other coins from neighboring and competitive mints.
Vicky Ducat, coordinator of the Social Action Center of Saint Paul's Parish Church in Tuba, said continuous rains might have loosened the waste that appeared to have been dumped in a private property near the creek.
Villa fanatic Barry, 81, has long collected club memorabilia - but the player contract signed by club legend Andrew Ducat is one he labels "an absolute honour" to own.