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English definition of “shilling”


noun [C]     /ˈʃɪl.ɪŋ/
a unit of money used in Britain until 1971, equal to twelve old penceBritish money the standard unit of money used in Kenya, Somalia, Tanzania, and UgandaCurrencies
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