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use "thrift" in a sentence

In the guise she donates some of the stolen money to a Salvation Army worker and donates the suit to a second hand thrift shop.

In 1998, Seattle -based thrift Washington Mutual (WaMu) purchased HF Ahmanson and its Home Savings unit for $10 billion.

"Communes” were put into
involve applying a higher threshold of stringency to reject a hypothesis in order to compensate for the multiple comparisons being made (e.g. as in the Bonferroni method ).

A gamma ray with roughly 2 MeV of energy is produced in this reaction, but because this is below the detector's energy threshold they are not observable.

accordingly, House met the threshold standard set forth in Schlup and his case was remanded for consideration of the constitutional claims that had defaulted due to state law.

They then fought Bliss, who now displayed telepathy on a level that even threshold never had, and Stephen managed to free his daughter from the possessing entity.

In 2006 the poverty rate for minors in the United States was the highest in the industrialized world, with 21.9% of all minors and 30% of African American minors living below the poverty threshold.

As a result, none of the coalition parties were able to pass the 10% national threshold.

Later, when Rabindranath crossed the threshold of childhood and grew a little, he joined them.

May 3, 2009. Accessed May 17, 2009. The high water registered just below the threshold to close the gates, however, and they remained open throughout the flood.

'Once it reaches a certain threshold, the process of institutionalization becomes counterproductive'.

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