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n. Slang
Money; cash.

[Yiddish mazume, mezumen, cash, from Medieval Hebrew məzummān, fixed currency, from Mishnaic Hebrew, fixed, passive participle of zimmēn, to arrange, invite, from Hebrew zəmān, appointed time, from Aramaic zəmān, zəman, from Akkadian simānu, season, time, from wasāmu, asāmu, to be fitting; see wsm in Semitic roots.]


slang chiefly US money
[C20: from Yiddish]


(məˈzu mə)

Slang. money.
[1875–80; < Yiddish mezumen < Hebrew mezūmān set, fixed]
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Slang. Something, such as coins or printed bills, used as a medium of exchange:
Informal: wampum.
Chiefly British: brass.
References in classic literature ?
But don't forget to burn a few punk sticks in the joss house to the great god Mazuma from time to time.
And under the entry for mazuma (money), we find another folk saying: "It's not that money makes everything good; it's that no money makes everything bad" (p.
Lucy Cohen and Sophie Hughes, both 34, founders of Mazuma Lifelong friends and, more recently, business partners, Lucy and Sophie are leading a revolution in accountancy practices.
Our Peter Strozniak recently interviewed Mazuma Credit Union's millennial CEO, Brandon Michaels, who touted the benefits of featuring a funny spokesperson, Mazuma Mike, in his credit union's marketing materials.
Mazuma Capital has completed a USD36 million true lease for a global medical diagnostics servicing firm, the company said.
We had people admitting they cried at Mazuma mobile adverts, people who cried because it was raining and they'd just straightened their hair.
Other prominent vendors mentioned in this market study are Mazuma Mobile, ReCell One Inc.
The firm, based in St Paul's Square, specialises in TV and digital production of commercials for all media outlets and counts Amex Global Business Travel and Mazuma Mobile among its clients.
Phone recycling sites such as Mazuma Mobile are good, but you can usually make a bit more by selling it yourself on eBay or Gumtree.
Nera duomenu, pagal kuriuos butu galima spresti, ar visos minetosios gyvenvietes jau turejo miesto pozymiu, greiciausiai tik ju mazuma.
Mazuma Capital has completed a $15MM lease financing transaction for an international energy company.
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