The basic monetary unit of South Africa, equal to 100 cents
A strip of leather placed under the back part of a shoe or boot to make it level before the lifts of the heel are attached
Another name for Witwatersrand.
monetary unit of South Africa
(1905–82), US writer and philosopher, born in Russia; born Alissa Rozenbaum. She developed a philosophy of “objectivism,” in For the New Intellectual (1961), arguing for “rational self-interest,” individualism, and laissez-faire capitalism. Notable novels: The Fountainhead (1943) and Atlas Shrugged (1957)