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This requires 1% or so growth in both the third and fourth quarters. Times, Sunday Times (2012)That has given the firm scope to bump up the interim dividend by 8% or so. Times, Sunday Times (2010)That does not mean that only 1% or so come back. Christianity Today (2000)By this time in a normal recovery, growth would be 3% or so. Times, Sunday Times (2012)After all, it accounts for only 2% or so of the eurozone economy. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Students remain in their teams for 8 weeks or so at a time, changing teams at the end of this period. Advanced Educational Psychology For Educators, Researchers and Policymakers, (1995)Wouldn't it be simpler to remove this enormous administrative burden from local government and accept the 10% or so that are rejected? Times, Sunday Times (2007)MINISTERS agree that some way has to be found to crack the 20% or so of school-leavers who still lack basic abilities. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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