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  • noun Plural form of bankroll.
  • verb Third-person singular simple present indicative form of bankroll.


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  • One such great but underutilized online poker tool is the free poker odds calculator that is available at the click of a mouse and enables online poker players to understand the best way to boost their bankrolls with simple, visual clues that are easy to follow.

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  • Koch Industries, the oil and gas behemoth, bankrolls the astroturf groups Americans for Prosperity and FreedomWorks.

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  • [Stavridis] noted the direct link between the illicit drug trade and the terrorist groups it bankrolls, noting the threat posed by Islamic radical terrorism.

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  • Big bankrolls and healthy balance sheets are the price of admission for a seat at the table.

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  • FX "bankrolls shows on the cheap and you get to make a show that is outside the mainstream," says comedian Louis C.K. He says he got about $200,000 to write and produce a pilot for his sitcom "Louie," less than half what broadcast networks offered him just to write the pilot script.

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  • The officers, who spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss sensitive intelligence, said most action was expected in the east because the harvest of opium poppies, which bankrolls the insurgency, is still under way in the south and southwest.

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  • As for those "political strategy sessions," Thomas and Scalia attended secretive, invitation-only desert retreats, fundraisers held by billionaire Charles Koch, who, with his brother David, owns the energy giant Koch Industries, the second largest private company in the United States, and bankrolls the right wing, including elements of the Tea Party movement.

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  • Accused by some local governments and claimants of inefficiency and parsimony while criticized by BP, which bankrolls the facility, of being too generous, Mr. Feinberg said the fund is striking the right balance.

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  • Graham SimmondsLondon• There is one simple way to get Israel to agree to President Obama's plan that its borders should be set at the 1967 boundaries: for the US to withdraw the cash that bankrolls the Israeli state.

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  • Also targeted are Syria's Interior Minister Mohammed Ibrahim al-Chaar, and a Syrian businessman who the EU says "bankrolls" the regime, Rami Makhlouf.

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