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- n. a small silver coin
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A small silver coin.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An old standard of value in silver; a piece of silver money; in the passage cited from the Bible, either a shekel or a half-shekel.
- n. The tarpon, Tarpon atlanticus, a large silvery game-fish of the Atlantic coast of America, known from Long Island to Brazil, and common on the southeastern coast of the United States. Also silver-fish.
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