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The pay for a soldier began with the viaticum which recruits received upon joining. Auxiliary forces received 3 aurei (75 denarii), and it was assumed that the viaticum for joining the legion was the same amount, which remained at the same level, until the time of Severus. Caesar doubled the daily pay of legionaries from 5 to 10 asses, meaning 225 …...

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see pay sand, pay formation

Pay

Pay is a nautical term for to cover with pitch.
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Pay

[geology] Pay is an expression used in hydrocarbon mining. It denotes a portion of a reservoir that contains economically recoverable hydrocarbons. The term derives from the possibility of `paying` an income surpassing the costs. Equivalent terms are pay sand or pay zone. Overall interval in which pay volumes occur is the gross pay; smaller...
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Pay

(Mexican) Pie
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pay

[v] - be worth it 2. [v] - render 3. [v] - make a compensation for 4. [v] - do or give something to somebody in return 5. [v] - discharge or settle 6. [v] - give money, usually in exchange for goods or services 7. [v] - bear (a cost or penalty), in recompense for some action
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Financial reward given by employers to employees for their work. Take-home pay or net pay is pay after income tax, national insurance contributions, and any other deductions have been taken away....
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Pay transitive verb [ Old French peier , from Latin picare to pitch, i... pitch: confer Old French peiz pitch, French poix . See Pitch a black substance.] (Nautical) To cover, as bottom of a vessel, a seam, a spar, etc., with tar or pitch, or waterproo...
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Pay transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Paid ; present participle & verbal noun Paying .] [ Middle English paien , French payer , from Latin pacare to pacify, appease, from pax , pacis , pea...
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Pay

Pay (pā) intransitive verb To give a recompense; to make payment, requital, or satisfaction; to discharge a debt. « The wicked borroweth, and payeth not again.» Ps. xxxvii. 21. 2. Hence, to make or secure suitable return for expense or trouble; to be remunerat...
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Pay

Pay noun 1. Satisfaction; content. Chaucer. 2. An equivalent or return for money due, goods purchased, or services performed; salary or wages for work or service; compensation; recompense; payment; hire; as, the pay of a clerk; the pay of a soldier. « Where...
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1. To satisfy, or content; specifically, to satisfy (another person) for service rendered, property delivered, etc.; to discharge one's obligation to; to make due return to; to compensate; to remunerate; to recompense; to requite; as, to pay workmen or servants. 'May no penny ale them pay [i. E, satisfy]' (P. Plowman) '[She] pays me with disdain.' ...
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pay

verb do or give something to somebody in return; `Does she pay you for the work you are doing?`
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verb convey, as of a compliment, regards, attention, etc.; bestow; `Don`t pay him any mind`; `give the orders`; `Give him my best regards`; `pay attention`
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pay

devote verb dedicate; `give thought to`; `give priority to`; `pay attention to`
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Pay

• (n.) Satisfaction; content. • (v. t.) Hence, figuratively: To compensate justly; to requite according to merit; to reward; to punish; to retort or retaliate upon. • (v. i.) Hence, to make or secure suitable return for expense or trouble; to be remunerative or profitable; to be worth the effort or pains required; as, it will pay to ...
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Pay

Pay is a Native American boy name. The meaning of the name is `He is coming` The name Pay doesn`t appear In the US top 1000 most common names over de last 128 years. The name Pay seems to be unique!
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pay 1. To give someone money for work done or for goods or services provided: 'They were paid a small fortune for renovating the house.' 2. To settle a debt or other financial obligation. 3. To bring in an amount of money: 'She wanted to know how much the job would pay.' 4. Etymology: from Middle English payen, 'to pacify, to appease, to please,...
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Pay

1. To give money for exchange of goods or services 2. A salary or wage of an employee or labour 3. To give money or services for the debts owed.
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pay

v. to deliver money owed.
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Financial reward given by employers to employees for their work. Take-home pay or net pay is pay after income tax, national insurance contributions, and any other deductions have been taken away. Gross pay is before deductions. The pay of manual workers is normally called their wage; white-collar workers are usually said to receive a sa...
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