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Fund managers also claim they should have a relatively easy job adapting, thanks to a few new brass plaques and some juicy legal fees. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Each comes with an engraved brass plaque. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Designers hope to use the existing brass plaques and marble centre stone. The Sun (2009)Churches are increasingly being plundered for lead roofs and brass plaques on graves and memorials. The Sun (2012)All distances from Tokyo are still measured from a small brass plaque on the middle of the bridge. Times, Sunday Times (2006)But the new department will have to do more than replace the brass plaque on the door and engage in a quick game of musical desks. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Only a few steps away we realised that we had walked past his shop many times and hadn't noticed the small engraved brass plaque. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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