How to use Centimes in a sentence
But in communes the revenues of which exceed 120,000, the budget is always submitted to the president of the republic. The ordinary revenues include the produce of additional centimes allocated to communal purposes, the rents and profits of communal property, sums produced by municipal taxes and dues, concessions to gas, water and other companies, and by the octroi or duty on a variety of articles imported into the commune for local consumption.
Even bread-winners are required to serve, the state pensioning their dependants (75 centimes per diem, up to 10% of the strength) during their period of service.
Land is not so heavily burdened by the government quota as by the additional centimes imposed by the provincial and communal authorities.
The values of the coinage are pieces of 5 and 10 centimes in bronze, of 50 centimes, 1 franc and 2 francs in silver, of 10 francs and 20 francs in gold.
Nickel money is for 5, Io and 20 centimes, and the copper coinage has been withdrawn from circulation.Advertisement
The bans had the right of coining money stamped with their own effigies, and hence arose the name of bani (centimes).
In addition, we have to notice certain taxes which up to 1910 - II were levied by the British government and distributed to the local authorities, just as in France the government levies certain direct taxes, or centimes additionnelles, added to its own direct taxes for the benefit of the local authorities.
After the Crimean War, a bimetallic currency was adopted, with the le g (franc) of loo bani (centimes) as the unit of value.
The monetary unit is the dinar (franc) of loo paras (centimes).
Soon street corner vendors were producing massive quantities for sale at just a few centimes a glass.Advertisement