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DUCAT. The name of a foreign coin. The ducat of Naples shall be estimated in the computations of customs, at eighteen cents. Act of May 22, 1846.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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The dowries bestowed during these years were very large, nearly all of them more than 3000 ducats, and some amounted to 10,000 ducats and more.
And the org is prepped to defend a price point, the highest nonpremium on Broadway, that may raise eyebrows among industry watchers wondering why a nonprofit should charge a seemingly for-profit sum for its ducats.
"You have to be able to adapt to be successful (in soccer)," Ducat added.
According to everyone, (2) it is licit to exchange for small coinage, which is exchanging large for small currency and small for large, such as one ducat for eleven reales or three hundred seventy-five maravedis, or the other way around, exchanging eleven reales or three hundred seventy-five maravedis for a ducat.
The memory of the jibes still haunts her even though she has been happily married for eight years to second husband Ian Ducat, a Unison union official.
In the fifth place, His Majesty's past intention to prevent the disorder caused by taking an exorbitant profit for this type of exchange was a holy one, and he ordered that for the exchange from these kingdoms to Rome no more than four hundred maravedis per Chamber ducat (31) could be taken, nor from Rome to here more than four hundred twenty.
It was on Boxing Day 1900, that it was discovered that James Ducat, Thomas Marshall and Donald MacArthur had vanished.
In the men's event, Mark Ducat, right, was crowned the winner for the second year running securing a trip to compete in the finals in Oberried, Switzerland in October.
Donald MacArthur, James Ducat and Thomas Marshall were used to such wild conditions and paid to brave them.
Barb Ducat comes to the Plymouth-based manufacturer from HomeRiver Group, a national residential property manager.
Directed by The Killing's Kristoffer Nyholm, the thriller stars Peter Mullan, Gerard Butler and Conner Swindells as the ill-fated crewmen Thomas Marshall, James Ducat and Donald MacArthur.