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  • n. A milled sixpence.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A milled sixpence; -- the sixpence being one of the first English coins milled (1561).

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An English silver coin, of the value of sixpence, produced by the mill-and-screw process. See milled money, under milled.


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