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penny

n. a police officer. (A play on copper. See the note at copper.) The penny over on the corner told the boys to get moving.
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TABLE Summary of penny weight Group Initial weight * Copper pennies 3.
In some cases, people sent their pennies through the mail.
Though most pennies will pass through a child safely, O'Hara has since encountered a second eroding penny.
People are leaving their pennies at cash registers more and more often.
Their group has grown to 38 mentally challenged adults - many of whom sat working a few weeks ago, wrapping pennies, nickels, dimes and quarters from Clayton's Sparklett's bottle to take to the bank.
Remove all pennies that land tail-side up--representing decayed atoms--and place them in a pile away from your work surface.
Count, weigh, roll the pennies (with parents' help)
The Hells Angels, like a lot of people, wound up filling dozens of those Mason jars with pennies for Joe.
Randomly toss pennies onto a flat surface, such as a table or the floor.
The new bicentennial Lincoln pennies demonstrate the enduring value of the penny and area fitting tribute to President Lincoln that every American can own and cherish.
SAUGUS - While new lunch tables and benches are the official purpose for collecting 1 million pennies, some first-graders at Santa Clarita Elementary are bluntly honest about their own motivation - in-class popcorn parties.
We sent letters home and the next day we had 58,000 pennies, the next day, 100,000 pennies, and the next day, we had a total of 387,000 pennies.
To introduce Penny Texting and kick off the Save the Penny drive today in NYC's Times Square, Branson, Eggers and Federline will be the first to sign a petition and the first to contribute pennies into a Virgin Mobile penny truck for a good cause.
The San Francisco-based bank was going to award 1 million pennies - along with a number of other prizes - to its millionth Internet customer today, but can't scrape together enough copper.