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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Any of numerous silver coins that served as a unit of currency in certain Germanic countries between the 15th and 19th centuries.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Germanic unit of currency used between the 15th and 19th centuries.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A talker; a teller.

Etymologies

German; see dollar.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From German Taler, (older) Thaler. (Wiktionary)

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