Dime


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DIME, money. A silver coin of the United States, of the value of one-tenth part of a dollar or ten cents.
     2. It weighs forty-one and a quarter grains. Of one thousand parts, nine hundred are of pure silver and one hundred of alloy. Act of January 18, 1837, s. 8 and 9, 4 Sharsw. cont. of Story's L. U. S. 2523-4.

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It is also important to note that our commitment to Williamsburg remains as strong as ever, which is reflected in the opening of two new branches there later this year, as well as our continued sponsorship of the Dime McCarren 5K which runs through the heart of the community,' said Mahon.
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The March of Dimes is a national voluntary health agency whose mission is to improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality.