Dollar

The dollar (often represented by the dollar sign $) is the name of the official currency or a banknote of many countries, territories and dependencies, including Australia, Belize, Canada, Hong Kong, New Zealand, Singapore, Taiwan, and the United States. Generically, one dollar is equal to 100 cents.

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Famous quotes containing the word dollar:

    You like money. You got a great big dollar sign there where most women have a heart.
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    ... if we have a dollar to spend on some wild excess, we shall spend it on a book, not on asparagus out of season.
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