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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In China, Malacca, Burma, and Siam, a dollar bearing an impressed private mark as a guaranty of genuineness.
  • Having the appearance of a dollar covered with chops or marks: applied to the face when deeply pitted with smallpox.

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