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, gilder, gulden
1. the former standard monetary unit of the Netherlands, divided into 100 cents; replaced by the euro in 2002
2. the standard monetary unit of the Netherlands Antilles and Surinam, divided into 100 cents
3. any of various former gold or silver coins of Germany, Austria, or the Netherlands



(florin). (1) Monetary unit of the Netherlands, equal to 100 cents. It was introduced in 1816. One gulden contains 0.245489 g pure gold. According to the rate of exchange of the Gosbank (State Bank) of the USSR on Jan. 1, 1971, 100 gulden = 25 rubles.

(2) Gold, then silver, coin in some European countries from the 14th through the 19th century.

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The yearly income of the count of Wurttemberg between 1483 and 1486 ranged from 44,339 to 48,451 gulden; at the same time he was borrowing; between 25,000 and 35,200 gulden annually.
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His early, subjective poetry includes Het vaderhuis (1903; "The Father House"), about his childhood; De boomgaard der vogelen en der vruchten (1905; "The Orchard of Birds and Fruit"), on his youth and courtship; and De gulden schaduw (1910; "The Golden Shadow"), on his marriage and fatherhood.
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In redeveloping 330 Hudson, our team was dedicated to providing the most advanced infrastructure to support tech-driven companies, while also offering the unique, flexible spaces," said Christopher Gulden of Beacon Capital.