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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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With this linkage, the government is also trying to solve the problem of people having multiple PAN cards and filing tax returns with those.
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Charles Hiroshi Garret contributes to our understanding of American identity in Struggling to Define a Nation, where he discusses the eclecticism and variability of American music through analyses of different genres, including Tin Pan Alley tunes.
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Pan American bought 5,723,550 shares for CDN 0.22 per common share and 1.07m common shares for CDN 0.275 per common share, totalling 6,793,550 common shares, pursuant to a subscription agreement between Pan American and Kootenay dated 15 February 2016, as amended by a letter agreement between the parties dated 26 April 2016.
Sampling sites and vegetation analysis: Aerial photographs of each pan (1: 10 000) were used to stratify the different habitat types that are found around each pan.
The agreed purchase price for the two stakes combined is USD 196m (BRL 700m), subject to certain adjustments depending on Pan Seguros and Pan Corretora's financial performance until closing.
The internal plasticization is mainly realized by adding the second or third monomer as comonomer during the PAN polymerization, for this method, it can resolve the void formation problem that has plagued the external plasticization approach.
S&P Pan Arab High Dividend Low Volatility Index is designed to serve as a benchmark for income seeking equity investors by measuring high yielding companies within the S&P Pan Arab Composite, while meeting diversification, volatility and tradability requirements.
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2 Hot stuff Pouring your well-mixed batter into an under heated pan is a sure-fire way to turn your pancakes into a flop.
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