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penny

noun /ˈpeni/ ( plurals pence /pens/, pence)
in British currency, the hundredth part of £1
penique, centavo
It costs seventy-five pence Oranges, 12p each.
in certain countries, a coin of low value.
centavo
the value of such a coin.
centavo
penniless adjective very poor; with little or no money
sin un duro, pelado, en números rojos
a penniless old man.
(Definition of penny from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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