clip coin

clip coin
clip coin
To pare the edges of coins
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  • Clip — (kl[i^]p), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Clipped} (kl[i^]pt); p. pr. & vb. n. {Clipping}.] [OE. cluppen, clippen, to embrace, AS. clyran to embrace, clasp; cf. OHG. kluft tongs, shears, Icel, kl[=y]pa to pinch, squeeze, also OE. clippen to cut, shear, Dan …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Coin rolling scams — Coin rolling related scams are a collection of scams involving coin wrappers (rolls of coins). The scammer will roll coins of lesser value or slugs of no value, or less than the correct number of coins in a roll, then exchange them at a bank or… …   Wikipedia

  • Coin clipping — is the act of shaving off a small portion of a precious metal coin for profit. Over time the precious metal clippings would be saved up and melted into bullion. Up until the mid 20th century, coins were often made of silver or gold, which were… …   Wikipedia

  • Clip joint — A clip joint or fleshpot is an establishment, usually a strip club or entertainment bar, typically one claiming to offer adult entertainment or bottle service, in which customers are tricked into paying money and receive poor goods or services,… …   Wikipedia

  • clip — I [[t]klɪp[/t]] v. clipped, clipped, clip•ping, n. 1) to cut, or cut off or out, as with shears: to clip a rose from a bush[/ex] 2) to trim by cutting: to clip a hedge[/ex] 3) to cut or trim the hair or fleece of; shear 4) num to pare the edge of …   From formal English to slang

  • clip — clip1 clippable, adj. /klip/, v., clipped, clipped or clipt, clipping, n. v.t. 1. to cut, or cut off or out, as with shears: to clip a rose from a bush. 2. to trim by cutting: to clip a hedge. 3. to cut or …   Universalium

  • clip — 1. n. & v. n. 1 a device for holding things together or for attachment to an object as a marker, esp. a paper clip or a device worked by a spring. 2 a piece of jewellery fastened by a clip. 3 a set of attached cartridges for a firearm.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • clip — I. /klɪp / (say klip) verb (clipped, clipping) –verb (t) 1. to cut, or cut off or out, as with shears; trim by cutting. 2. to cut or trim the hair or fleece of; shear. 3. to pare the edge of (a coin). 4. to punch a hole in (a ticket). 5. to cut… …  

  • Coin-matching game — This article is about the confidence trick. For the two person game, see matching pennies. A coin matching game (also a coin smack[1] or smack game[2]) is a confidence trick in which two con artists set up one victim. The first con artist strikes …   Wikipedia

  • Arabe du coin — L « Arabe du coin » est une expression désignant, en France, une épicerie de quartier tenue par une personne d origine nord africaine. Ces commerces ont la particularité d être ouverts plus tardivement que les commerces traditionnels. L …   Wikipédia en Français

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