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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve raised U.S. interest rates on Tuesday for an 11th straight time, saying Hurricane Katrina will provide only a temporary setback to the broad economy. But one policy-maker dissented from the rate-rise vote, saying he preferred to hold rates steady.
- A coin originally worth six pennies Scots, and later three; held equivalent to an English halfpenny.
- (in plural) Money; cash.