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Middle Ages [it's all mine now?]

I was bought up in a small township in Eltham (Leslie Townsend Hope's also) in South London, now live in The-Garden-of-Kent aerial during the fifties Elvis was beginning to make a noise and ....in contempt of court

Thursday, December 30, 2004

Category : Numeracy

A link found on Wikipedia on English-language numerals Short scale is the English translation of the French term échelle courte, which designates a system of numeric names in which the word billion means only a thousand millions according to this document the french adopted the short scale which was taken by the americans now the french use the long scale now as do the italians last modified 22:48 25 Dec via Xeni Jardin [bOING bOING] refers to dispellin complications arising in the Indian system of commers coming between every two naughts [zeros] which are named arab for billion nine zeros..


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