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tin medal
 n.— «Give the World Bank a tin medal for pusillanimity.» —by David S. Landes Wealth and Poverty of Nations Mar., 1998. (source: Double-Tongued Dictionary)


farmer n. in role-playing video games, a player who accumulates in-game wealth rather than participate in game play. Also Chinese farmer, item farmer, gold farmer, currency farmer. (source: Double-Tongued Dictionary)


cyberchondria  n.— «Doctors blame the wealth of web-based information for a rise in “cyberchondria” and say scores of patients are heeding poor or mistaken advice.» —“Beware cyberchondria—it’s catching” The...


HNWI  n.— «Indeed, the ranks of the world’s HNWIs— financial parlance for “high-net-worth individuals,” with investable assets of $1 million or more—increased in 2002 by 2.1 percent to 7.3 million, according to the World Wealth...

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