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  • Now, one other thing I wanted to say because I think this - you know, where I've been traveling, you know, four-fifth of the world's one billion Muslims live outside of the Arab world.

    Bridging The Christian-Muslim Divide

  • Stripping Social Security of payroll tax revenue will make the program appear less viable in projections, which currently gauge that it can pay full benefits until 2037 and roughly four-fifth of benefits over the next 50 years.

    Tax Cut Deal A Hidden Threat To Social Security

  • According to a World Bank report, the Israelis get four-fifth of the West Bank water.

    Unsettling Settlement Voices

  • The Dow Industrials is off about four-fifth of 1 percent.

    CNN Transcript Dec 8, 2009

  • That party lines were broken was indicated by the fact that two-thirds of the Democrats and four-fifth of the Republicans voted in accord with the President's request.

    The United States Since the Civil War

  • This platform has an area of not far from two and four-fifth acres.

    The Prehistoric World; or, Vanished races

  • It is in the same particular one and four-fifth times as powerful as the instrument of the Royal Russian Observatory at Pulkova; and it surpasses the great Lick instrument by twenty-three per cent.

    Notable Events of the Nineteenth Century Great Deeds of Men and Nations and the Progress of the World

  • The Government will return a small homestead for each of you, as individuals, and after twenty-five years you shall have titles to these small tracts, but the remainder of the reservation, (about four-fifth) must be opened to white settlers.

    Buchanan's Journal of Man, June 1887 Volume 1, Number 6

  • Western Union's key business, C2C accounts for more than four-fifth of total revenues, has been witnessing growth for the past several years except 2009, which was adversely affected by the economic slump.

  • Together, they accounted for over four-fifth of total private equity deal value during the month.

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