"tael" Definition

  1. n. A denomination of money, in China, worth nearly six shillings sterling, or about a dollar and forty cents; also, a weight of one ounce and a third.

More About tael

Position in dictionary: 98584 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "tael": 1
Words that end with "tael": 1
Words that contain "tael": 1
Next words in dictionary: taen, taenia, taeniada, taeniae, taeniata
Previous words in dictionary: taedium, tadpole, tactual, tactless, taction

English Dictionary Definition of tael

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