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token

noun augury, auspice, chip, device, emblem, evidence, expression, favor, figurehead, indicant, indicator, keepsake, manifestation, memento, omen, portent, proof, relic, remembrance, sign, souvenir, symbol
See also: binder, bounty, brand, clue, coupon, denote, designation, device, expression, guaranty, indicant, indication, indicator, insignificant, manifestation, money, nominal, null, perquisite, pledge, precursor, prize, remembrance, security, specialty, symbol, symptom

TOKEN, contracts, crimes. A document or sign of the existence of a fact.
     2. Tokens are either public or general, or privy tokens. They are true or false. When a token is false and indicates a general intent to defraud, and it is used for that purpose, it will render the offender guilty of the crime of cheating; 12 John. 292; but if it is a mere privy token, as counterfeiting a letter in another man's name, in order to cheat but. one individual, it would not be indictable. 9 Wend. Rep. 182; 1 Dall. R. 47; 2 Rep. Const. Cr. 139; 2 Virg. Cas. 65; 4 Hawks, R. 348; 6 Mass. IR. 72; 1 Virg. Cas. 150; 12 John. 293; 2 Dev. 199; 1 Rich. R. 244.

TOKEN, commercial law. In England, this name is given to pieces of metal, made in the shape of money, passing among private persons by consent at a certain value. 2 Adolph. P. S. 175; 2 Chit. Com. Law, 182.

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Collect 18 tokens from the Birmingham Mail or Sunday Mercury To enter, attach your tokens then fill in your details below and send to: Win a Holiday Home for a Year Competition, Floor 6, Fort Dunlop, Fort Parkway, Birmingham B24 9FF, by Friday 3 May 2013.
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ION Secure 520 Soft Token licenses are available to participants of ION Networks' SecureCare maintenance program.
The behavior of random walks by a single token on such an array is well understood, Winkler says.
The tokens printed daily in The Mirror and the Daily Record have a token value of two, whilst those appearing in the Sunday Mirror, Sunday People and the Sunday Mail have a token value of four.
Token 1, marked pounds 50,000 (also published in yesterday's Daily Record), and Token 2, marked pounds 15,000.
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