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denomination

1. a group having a distinctive interpretation of a religious faith and usually its own organization
2. a grade or unit in a series of designations of value, weight, measure, etc.

denomination

any subsection of the Christian Church (e.g. a former SECT, or a breakaway part of a former national church) which has become well established and has a substantial membership. Denominations are usually regarded as less dynamic than sects. As such, they are sometimes presented as the midpoint in a typology of forms of religious organization (see CHURCH-SECT TYPOLOGY).
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Moreover, the extensive branch network of commercial banks available across the country was fully utilized and provided fresh banknotes worth Rs 16 billion of lower denomination for onward dissemination to their account holders and walk-in-customers.
The tactile feature on the AED 1000 denomination consists of a pair of four horizontal lines, separated by a recognizable distance, around the middle of the right and left short sides of the note.
New Cube bill counter helps cashiers and businesses to count stacks of money faster without the need to face bills or sort by denomination.
She also added that the central bank was investigating media reports that said that the new denominations were being issued.
KARACHI -- The State Bank of Pakistan has decided to phase out the old-designed banknotes of Rs50 & Rs1000 denominations.
Ordained by the denomination in May 2011, "Erwin is the ELCA's first synod bishop who is gay and in a partnered relationship with Rob Flynn, a member of the ELCA," the ELCA announced.
CURRENCY DENOMINATION TIME IN CIRCULATION ($) (months) 1 22 5 16 10 18 20 24 50 55 100 89 SOURCE.
Though still the largest Presbyterian denomination in the U.
Of the coins, BD285, 600 worth of coins are being released in 100-fils denomination; BD49, 500 in 50 fils denomination, BD15, 850 in 25 fils denomination, BD4,200 in 10 fils denomination, and BD3,300 dinars in 5 fils denomination.
should also strive for equal treatment of all religions and denominations before the Malta law.
Dennis DiMauro knows the issue of abortion and the positions of various denominations well.
A rumor has been circulating in Christendom that mainline denominations are headed for extinction.