A fraction of a currency equal to 1/100th a unit. In the United States, the penny represents one cent.

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Patty didn't give the pizza delivery man a cent more than the 10% tip she allots for pizza delivery.

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If he paid more than a cent on that product, I would lose control and fight with him non stop for the rest of the day.

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The denomination the individual chose to open his account with was one cent, we accepted this as we wanted the business.

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