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GOLD. A metal used in making money, or coin. It is pure when the metal is unmixed with any other. Standard gold, is gold mixed with some other metal, called alloy. Vide Money.

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9% of Gold Standard Ventures' issued and outstanding shares on an undiluted basis.
It is that between a gold standard founded on custom-based or "private" law, and one resting upon statute or "public" law, that is, on government legislation.
Paul Duy, ROA council member and Raceday Committee liaison to Stratford, said: "We are delighted to award the ROA Gold Standard to Stratford Racecourse.
Gold Standard, based in Vancouver, British Columbia, acquires and explores district-scale and other gold-bearing mineral properties exclusively in Nevada, the US.
As a loose rule of thumb, on a strict gold standard the Fed could only print more dollars as miners brought more physical gold to the surface.
In general, these countries recovered from the Depression earlier than those that stayed on the gold standard.
Steven Astaire, ROA council member and Gold Standard Committee member, says: "We are very pleased to present the award to Newmarket's Rowley Mile course.
The gold standard programme is backed by NHS Kirklees, formerly the Kirklees Primary Care Trust, which is responsible for all health services delivered in the local community.
The Gold Standard Biochrom 30 Amino Acid Analyser comprises the instrument, a 84 position cooled autosampler, an analytical column with top-up resin, a prewash column, operating software, EZchrom Elite data manipulation software, a chemical kit with calibration standard, ninhydrin and buffer bottles, instruction manuals, a tool kit and spare parts/consumables kit.
Frontier's customers using the Gold Standard contract on January 08 feed wheat sales have seen an extra pounds 30-pounds 40 per tonne over their original contract price from a contract that has kept them in the market for up to nine months after originally deciding to fix a minimum price.
Elsevier Science (Philadelphia, PA) has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the entire share capital of Gold Standard, Inc.
Under the gold standard," Alan Greenspan wrote in Ayn Rand's 1966 book Capitalism: The Unknown Ideal, "a free banking system stands as the protector of an economy's stability and balanced growth.