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  • The name Ounce is from Buffon; but this specific appellation is also applied to the jaguar of America, the Jaguarundi, or lesser jaguar of Paraguay, and even to the Ocelot.

    Quadrupeds, What They Are and Where Found A Book of Zoology for Boys

  • The Ounce is a native of India, and until recently was confounded with the leopard.

    Harper's Magazine

  • Before the Governour consented to the afore-mentioned Act, he insisted, in a Speech made to the Court, upon their coming into some Measures for securing the Value of private Debts, in Case the Bills should depreciate; upon which another Act was agreed on and pass'd, the Design of which was, That although Bills were the only Instrument in all Trade and Dealing, yet that Silver at 6 s 8 the Ounce should be the Measure.

    A Brief Account of the Rise, Progress, and Present State of the Paper Currency of New-England

  • Consider the need to be PCI compliant where you can purchase tools in the static analysis space such as Ounce Labs, Coverity, etc for a lot cheaper than you can purchase a web application firewall.

    Enterprise Architecture: From Incite comes Insight...

  • "Ounce to the pan on a creek called Bonanza, an 'they ain't got to bed-rock yet."

    Too Much Gold

  • The three U.S. evangelical leaders who spoke at the Kampala anti-homosexuality seminar were Scott Lively, head of the conservative Christian group Defend the Family International and co-author of The Pink Swastika about the alleged gay cabal that orchestrated the Holocaust; Caleb Lee Brundridge, a self-proclaimed "former" gay man and "sexual reorientation coach" at the International Healing Foundation; and Don Schmierer, author of An Ounce of Prevention: Preventing the Homosexual Condition in Today's Youth.

    Analysis: Controversy looms again for Nat. Prayer Breakfast

  • Cyber crime gangs are "finding tons of sites that have a set of conditions that will allow them to inject malicious software which will infect anyone who visits that site," says Jack Danahy, founder and CTO of security firm Ounce Labs.

    Website hacks -- and identity theft -- on the rise

  • The three U.S. evangelical leaders who spoke at the Kampala anti-homosexuality seminar were Scott Lively, head of the conservative Christian group Defend the Family International and co-author of "The Pink Swastika" about the alleged gay cabal that orchestrated the Holocaust; Caleb Lee Brundridge, a self-proclaimed "former" gay man and "sexual reorientation coach" at the International Healing Foundation; and Don Schmierer, author of "An Ounce of Prevention: Preventing the Homosexual Condition in Today's Youth."

    Uganda Hangs Over National Prayer Breakfast Once Again

  • If pot is legalized, statistics say that America can tax 50$ per each Ounce.

    Matthew Yglesias » Marijuana Legalization More Popular than Key Conservative Leaders

  • An Ounce of Prevention Under the health-care law, Medicare and new private-insurance policies will be required to cover the cost of 45 medical tests and services currently shown to be most effective in early detection and prevention of diseases, with no patient co-payments or deductibles.

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