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One-fifth of all public school students-ten million children-live in rural areas.
Army didn't bother to properly test five million body armor plates that were supposed to protect soldiers on the battlefield.
All it did was hide half a million or a million jobless people from the statistics.
Today some of his canvases can fetch a million dollars.
The study suggests that the human and chimp lineages initially split off from a single ape species about ten million years ago.
Early humans living about one million years ago were extremely close to extinction.
Beyond that welcome, the bones of six million people line the dim tunnels.
The period lasted altogether, it is now supposed, upwards of two hundred million years.
We treat about ten million people a year to prevent onchocerciasis, or river blindness.
Water molded this underworld four to six million years ago.
The first was a hundred thousand years old, and the second was around eight million years old.
They spent nearly a million dollars to win that seat.
If during the exhibition the price of gold doubles, you'll be selling six million dollars' worth of gold for five million dollars.
The station was losing half a million dollars a year.
In the next few months, some twelve million people would be uprooted and as many as a million murdered.
Rid the oil patch of that drug and you'll find a lot more takers for those two million jobs.
The book was soon translated into twelve languages and has since sold more than half a million copies.
Imagine a population of a million similar families, living in a million more or less similar houses.
Each one of these operations can snag a blue whale up to half a million calories.

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