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- n. A Swedish unit of currency that makes up the krona, 100 öre equals one krona.
- n. Common misspelling of øre.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A modern unit of value in Sweden, Norway, and Denmark, the hundredth part of the crown (Danish krone, Swedish krona), and worth about one fourth of a United States cent; also, the coin corresponding to it.
From Swedish öre, from Latin aureus ("a Roman coin; golden") (Wiktionary)