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There was only $50 in his bank account.
How do I open an account (=start having an account) with your bank?
a brief account of the meeting
He was too shocked to give a clear account of events.
an eyewitness account of a brutal beating
I have an account with Macy's.
The accounts showed a loss of $498 million.
Punitive damage awards take into account the pain and suffering caused to the victim.
If you take inflation into account, we actually spend less now.
A good transportation strategy must take account of the environmental issues.
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