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dollar sign

The dollar sign ($) is sometimes used to indicate a hexadecimal number. For example, $3E0 is the hex number 3E0. In the Unix world, all Unix shells support the use of the $ as a prefix to the name of a shell variable or an environment variable.
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Wu told the court that the pistol represented military service, the paper plane symbolized traveling abroad, and the dollar sign signified making money.
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