Definitions

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  • n. Plural form of ruble.

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Examples

  • In the last two and a half years, 1,463 employees have made wagers with play money (Goobles, as in rubles) on questions like: will Google open a Russia office? will Apple release an Intel-based Mac? how many users will Gmail have at the end of the quarter?

    Interesting Talent Management Use of Internal Prediction Markets « TalentedApps

  • Create a fully functioning oil exchange, trading in rubles … We must break the strings tying us to the financial Titanic, which in my view will soon sink.

    caution : psywar boffin at play

  • Non-working pensioners affected by the blazes will receive 25,000 rubles from the Russian Pension Fund.

    BusinessWeek.com -- Top News

  • As we look ahead, the financial system looks like it will remain short rubles for now, and I expect the ruble to push the new upper limit of the Central Bank's band in a matter of days.

    The St. Petersburg Times

  • The league's salary cap is set at 620 million rubles, which is about $24-million U.S.

    Archive 2008-10-01

  • And at that point he said it was 36 billion rubles, which is about 58 billion dollars, which would be 3.6 percent of Soviet GNP.

    The Coming Soviet Crash—Gorbachev's Desperate Pursuit of Credit in Western Financial Markets

  • Instead of confusing with dollars, I will show you what Russians receive and pay in rubles.

    Our Times Viewed From a World Perspective

  • He turned around, took from his pocketbook thirty rubles, that is, all the money that had been sent him for his journey, placed it under Janina's pillow and returned to his former seat.

    Komediantka. English

  • October 19, 2010 it issued Russian ruble-denominated bonds through LLC VimpelCom-Invest, a consolidated Russian subsidiary of VimpelCom, in an aggregate principal amount of 20 billion Russian rubles, which is the equivalent of approximately

    VimpelCom Group Issues Ruble Bonds in the Amount of Approximately $658 Million - Yahoo! Finance

  • They were people of great consequence, as it seemed to Jurgis, fresh out of the woods; Ona knew how to read, and knew many other things that he did not know, and now the farm had been sold, and the whole family was adrift -- all they owned in the world being about seven hundred rubles which is half as many dollars.

    The Jungle

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