How to use At-a-premium in a sentence

at-a-premium
  • In 1895 the 6% external debt was converted into a 5% debt, the bonds of which remained at a premium for 1902; in 1896 the alcabalas or interstate customs and municipal octrois were abolished, and replaced in part by direct taxation and increased stamp duties.

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  • Storage space was at a premium and no one was making any signs of making claim to the stuff.

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  • Brompton A folder for regular commutes, where space is at a premium and speed of fold essential in 2,3 and 6 speed versions.

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  • In fact the whole of the first half was pretty nondescript with goalmouth action at a premium.

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  • The first bar skittles game is is a smaller version more suitable for the home or areas where space is at a premium.

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  • Landing places near the City were at a premium and new wharves and warehouses were built to accommodate the growing trade.

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  • And the batteries are specific to iPods, which allows them to be priced at a premium.

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  • Most of the time, these turn out to be lousy products at a premium price.

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  • Even though space is at a premium in most dorms, all it takes is juggling a few variables to have the kind of room in which you can comfortably get a good night's rest, hang with friends or who knows, maybe even crack a book now and again.

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  • There are storage units that double as benches that are designed for a mud room and make a great choice when space is at a premium.

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  • Space is often at a premium in the kitchen so make sure there's plenty of space for food preparation.

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  • Clear the countertops -Your countertop space is probably at a premium because it's cluttered with lots of small appliances.

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  • These large cruise ships offer a range of amenities and activities not available on smaller ships, where size and space may be at a premium.

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  • Gliding doors are a great space saver when both indoor and outdoor space is at a premium.

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  • If space is at a premium in your garage, consider using an overhead system.

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  • Space is at a premium in many parks, and while launched coasters can go faster in less space, they too have extensive requirements.

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  • If you're planning to pull a trailer, you'll certainly have more space than if you're relying just on your bike's saddlebags to store your gear, but space will still be at a premium.

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  • Space is always at a premium on camping trips, so it's essential to avoid carrying items that are not likely to be eaten by the members of your party.

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  • When preparing for a backpacking trip, space is at a premium.

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  • Metered parking is at a premium and garage fees add up fast.

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  • If space is at a premium in your kitchen, you may be hesitant to add a toaster oven to the already crowded area.

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  • In many kitchens, counter space is at a premium.

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  • If closet space is at a premium in your house, move the out of season items to the most out of the way spots.

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  • The fractional mejidie coins (5, 2 and 1 piastres) are quoted at a separate rate in the market, usually at a premium over the 20-piastre piece.

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  • These debased currencies are usually at a premium over gold owing to the extreme scarcity of fractional coinage.

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