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Sample sentences for the GRE study word denomination

denomination can be used as a noun

1.The as was always the denomination of a copper coin. - from An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith
2.The shilling, too, seems originally to have been the denomination of a weight. - from An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith
3.If a spirited Episcopalian takes an interest in the almshouse, and is put on the Poor Board, every other denomination must have a minister there, lest the poorhouse be changed into St. - from The Best American Humorous Short Stories by Various
4.Before that emission, the colony had raised the denomination of its coin, and had, by act of assembly, ordered s. - from An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith
5.Under this denomination were comprehended timber fit for masts, yards, and bowsprits hemp, tar, pitch, and turpentine. - from An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith
6.But, upon this account alone, the denomination of barren or unproductive should seem to be very improperly applied to it. - from An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith
7.An augmentation, or a direct raising of the denomination of the coin, always is, and from its nature must be, an open and avowed operation. - from An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith
8.The adulteration of the standard has exactly the same effect with what the French call an augmentation, or a direct raising of the denomination of the coin. - from An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith
9.The quantity of silver contained in six shillings and eightpence of our present money, would thus be raised very nearly to the denomination of a pound sterling. - from An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith
10.What universal binomial denominations would be his as entity and nonentit. - from Ulysses by James Joyce
11.Several churches of different denominations are open, and divine service is performed in them unhindered. - from War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy
12.The denominations of those coins seem originally to have expressed the weight or quantity of metal contained in them. - from An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith
13.The law which reduced the coin of all denominations to a sixth part of its former value, as it enabled them to pay their debts with a sixth part of what they really owed, was equivalent to the most advantageous new tables. - from An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith

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