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single

1. (of a flower) having only one set or whorl of petals
2. Archaic (of ale, beer, etc.) mild in strength
3. a gramophone record, CD, or cassette with a short recording, usually of pop music, on it
4. Golf a game between two players
5. Cricket a hit from which one run is scored
6. 
a. Brit a pound note
b. US and Canadian a dollar note
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Tarzan's purpose centered upon but a single individual and him he never lost sight of.
It abounded in neither venison, nor the wild-beef of the prairies; its crafty owner having well understood that the liberality of a single individual would be abundantly rewarded by the daily contributions of a band.
It seemed to me then that I must be totally eliminated from further search for Bowen, since, as I estimated it, the three hundred miles of Caspakian territory I must traverse to reach the base of the cliffs beyond which my party awaited me were practically impassable for a single individual unaccustomed to Caspakian life and ignorant of all that lay before him.
'Not a solitary single individual dem, my soul,' and Mr Mantalini, raising himself upon his elbow.
Popular gospel comedian, Edo Charles, has decided to give a second chance to love, as well as coach other single individuals through a programme tagged 'The Art of Friendship' today.
He said single individuals earning below RM3,100 were not required to pay income tax.
SpeedDatingSC is creatively developed, designed and intended for those people who are looking for single individuals who are also willing to build long lasting relationship.
"More than half of all American households are now occupied by untraditional families or by single individuals living alone."
Another interesting finding in the Presyon 3 survey is that separated and widowed individuals are much more likely to have high BP than married or single individuals. The prevalence rates for widowed and separated Filipinos are the same-a high 54 percent, compared to 29 percent for married individuals and 14 percent for single individuals.
In fact, some low--and middle-income families with one spouse working full time and another spouse working part time or staying home to raise children can actually have a marriage bonus, as compared to two single individuals earning the equivalent income but choosing cohabitation over marriage.
The group gets price information for couples as well as for single individuals.

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