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Making coins

coin

verb

to make coins from metal

mill

verb

to mark the edges of a coin with lines

mint

noun

the place where a country makes its coins and paper money

mint

verb

to make a coin from metal

the Royal Mint

the institution that makes coins in the UK

strike

verb

to make a coin or medal by cutting it out of a piece of metal

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endies

Employed but with No Disposable Income or Savings: people who are in work but only earn just enough to live on

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