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Accelerated Shared Growth Initiative for South Africa (macro-economic policy)

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roll of paper listing all the transactions through the cash register

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spatially matching and aligning data sets, e.g. digital elevation models and satellite images...

(also called informal register) everyday register that is casual, relaxed and often makes use of...

register that uses correct grammar and conventions of style and maintains a distance between the...

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