Pound

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Other articles related to "pound, pounds":

Malawian Pound
... The pound was the currency of Malaŵi until 1971 ... From 1932, Malaŵi (then Nyasaland) used the Southern Rhodesian pound ... was introduced, the Rhodesia and Nyasaland pound ...
Steven Pound - Media Involvement
... Stephen Pound agreed to sponsor in parliament whichever idea eventually won the final vote ... farmer Tony Martin was still very much in the news.) Stephen Pound’s on-air reaction to the result was that, "The people have spoken — the bastards" ... In May 2005, Pound appeared on British TV quiz show Have I Got News For You and in December of that year in a special edition of University Challenge ...
List Of British Ordnance Terms - Pounder
... naval and army artillery pieces of this period continued to be categorised by their pound rating, the weight in pounds of the shell that they fired, rather than by their bore ... A gun firing, for example, a 32-pound round was described as a 32-pounder, abbreviated pdr ... A rough pound rating to bore conversion for that time is 1 pounder-37mm, 2 pounder-40mm, 3 pounder-47mm, 6 pounder-57mm, 17 pounder-76.2mm, 25 pounder-87.6mm ...
Penny Sterling
... The penny sterling (plural pence, abbreviation p) is a subdivision of pound sterling, the currency for the United Kingdom ... It is currently 1⁄100 of a pound, but historically was 1⁄240 of a pound (old penny sterling) ... Stocks are often traded in pence rather than pounds and stock exchanges often use GBX to indicate that this is the case for the given stock rather than use the ISO ...
Pound - People With The Surname
... Cuthbert Winfred Pound (1864–1935), American lawyer and politician from New York Dick Pound (born 1942), Canadian lawyer Dudley Pound (1877–1943 ... Pound (1833–1914), Wisconsin politician ...

Famous quotes containing the word pound:

    Mass ought to be in Latin, unless you cd. do it in Greek or Chinese. In fact, any abracadabra that no bloody member of the public or half-educated ape of a clargimint cd. think he understood.
    —Ezra Pound (1885–1972)

    Go to the adolescent who are smothered in family—
    Oh how hideous it is
    To see three generations of one house gathered together!
    It is like an old tree with shoots,
    And with some branches rotted and falling.
    —Ezra Pound (1885–1972)

    Seems fairly clear that you fix a breed by LIMITING the amount of alien infiltration. You make a race by homogeneity and by avoiding INbreeding.... No argument has ever been sprouted against it. You like it in dogs and horses.
    —Ezra Pound (1885–1972)