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shrapnel [sense]

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Brit, informal small change
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Many readers were concerned with the potential loss for charities, as many pop coins in a jar and donate when the jar is full. Thomas says: "How many other people also deposit this 'shrapnel' into charity tins and if we withdrew the coins, how much would income would they lose?" [BBC News, August 2019]

Submitted By: AustinAllegro - 08/08/2019

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