spondulix


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spondulix

(spɒnˈdjuːlɪks) or

spondulicks

n
(Banking & Finance) slang money
[C19: of obscure origin]
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Fields called the "elusive spondulix." Here are some big-picture statistics on where to find rural jobs, and a chart listing some of the employment and entrepreneurial possibilities available (see Page 24).
I recently saw the word "spondulicks," old-time slang for money, spelled "spondulix" in a newspaper column.
In one particularly illustrative moment, the county sheriff, himself an outsider of sorts, arrives at the blacksmith shop to pursue his investigation of the murder of the Spondulix mine agent.