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1. the former standard monetary unit of Austria, divided into 100 groschen; replaced by the euro in 2002
2. an old German coin of low denomination
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The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.



the monetary unit of Austria; equal to 100 groschen. Introduced in 1925 to replace the crown, the schilling was replaced by the reichsmark in 1938 but reintroduced in 1945. According to the rate of exchange set by the State Bank of the USSR in January 1978,100 schillings = 4.55 rubles.

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Clearly enjoying the evening, Anand Prasad, a marketing executive with Cox and Kings, said, " I had heard about Schillings on my trips to Paris and even tried, in vain, to get in, in one of his shows." Finally, Prasad and many other Schillings fans got an opportunity to hear him live.
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But De Dietrich dropped out of the race for VAE when it decided VA Stahl's offer, which it valued at 2.38 billion Schillings (USD188.3 million) or 21 times prospective 1998 earnings, was too high.
Poignant and inspirational, the book The Best Kind of Different chronicles Shonda Schilling's role as mom, then advocate, to her son Grant who lives with Asperger's Syndrome (AS).
And, if you're Shonda and Curt Schilling, the challenges greatly increased when they got the diagnosis in 2007 that their then 7-year-old son Grant had Asperger's Syndrome, a high-functioning form of autism.