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    Default "pocket change"

    I'm not quite sure about the meaning of "pochet change" in the sentence :
    "The boom has slashed unemployment ,doubled the country's wealth,and
    taken care of all but pocket change on its debt."

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    Default Re: "pocket change"

    A very small and insignificant amount of money, like the loose change in your pocket.

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