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per each

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per each

adverb phrase

For each; apiece; a THROW: Those are $8 per each, to you

[1906+; fr a humorous insertion of Latin per in imitation of pretentious business use]

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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  • The cost of moving and re-erecting the scaffolding was $2.94 per each move.

    Concrete Construction Halbert P. Gillette
  • The highest price paid for such service is five dollars a day, or rather five dollars per each hundred animals sheared.

    Under the Southern Cross Maturin M. Ballou
  • The second day we owned the big car she busts a couple of tires—fifty dollars or so per each.

    The Man Next Door

    Emerson Hough
  • The variation would be given as one-tenth of a second per each degree of temperature.

  • It seems dogs was ten dollars a week per each, and of course we had two of them and Ma never has cared for my two, anyways.

    Believe You Me! Nina Wilcox Putnam
  • Shall we say one thousand dollars per each for your three good councilmen and true, and for yourself that sedan of my niece's?

    The Valley of the Giants Peter B. Kyne
  • One dollar per each educate flea must he pay, that Flannery!

    Mike Flannery On Duty and Off

    Ellis Parker Butler

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