A convention of statistics that measures industrial output and the like over time while controlling for changes owing to inflation. Using constant dollars usually gives a clearer view of how an enterprise is performing over time.
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Have you tried to access the research that your tax dollars finance, almost all of which is kept behind a paywall?
Using standard methods, the cost of printing DNA could run upwards of a billion dollars or more, depending on the strand.
Millions of dollars in renovation later the building is gorgeous—Clean, well-kept, organized.His First Day Out Of Jail After 40 Years: Adjusting To Life Outside|Justin Rohrlich|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
He not only gives out pain — he is in constant, unrelenting pain.The Story Behind Lee Marvin’s Liberty Valance Smile|Robert Ward|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
It cost several thousand dollars and a high-powered former district attorney to get the charges dropped.
A constant sense of easy balance should be developed through poising exercises.Expressive Voice Culture|Jessie Eldridge Southwick
He became a doctor in two hours, and it only cost him twenty dollars to complete his education.
This new nexus of print has grown up in the lifetime of four or five generations, and it is undergoing constant changes.The Salvaging Of Civilisation|H. G. (Herbert George) Wells
I should pay a capable secretary like you—knowing several languages and all that—say forty dollars a week.Rosemary in Search of a Father|C. N. Williamson
Pat Malone, you are fined five dollars for assault and battery on Mike Sweeney.