from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A crown: a French word used in English in some special senses.
- n. A French coin. The couronne d'or, or gold crown, coined about 1340. and worth about $3.50. The ėcu à la couronne, worth about $2.67 when first coined in 1384: but successive issues were lighter, and during the fifteenth century the usual value was $2.20. The denier à la couronne and gros à la couronne, coins of silver or billon, worth from 2 to 7 United States cents.
- n. A vegetable tracing-paper, 14 × 10 inches in size.
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