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  • n. Plural form of koruna.

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Examples

  • Czechs spend 400 billion korun ($21.66 billion) on groceries a year, with international players, including Tesco and Rewe, accounting for about 70% of the total.

    Grocers Test Concepts in Czech Republic

  • Zentiva is now at the center of a bidding war, with Anthiarose having made a 950-korun-a-share offer and Sanofi-Aventis Friday confirming a 1,050-korun-a-share bid that the French drug maker flagged on June 18.

    Sanofi-Aventis Makes Offer

  • The offer price of 1,050 korun per share in cash represents a 14.6% premium over Zentiva's April 30 closing price, just prior to the intended cash offer announcement made by Anthiarose, a wholly owned unit of PPF Group.

    Sanofi-Aventis Makes Offer

  • Sanofi, which is Zentiva's largest shareholder with a 24.9% stake, said it was offering 1,050 Czech korun ($67.42) for each remaining share of the company.

    Sanofi-Aventis Makes Offer

  • Seated on a serene lake, Sesterske Pleso, this chata was on the posh end of the scale, as its 2,200 korun-per-room price tag suggested.

    Hiking the High Tatras:

  • At 880 korun per person, it was luxurious only in the sense that it had its own shower and small TV -- and the fact that there were 25 hikers up in the attic paying 440 korun for a sleeping-bag spot on the floor.

    Hiking the High Tatras:

  • You can find it at tourist offices for around 120 Slovak korun, or about €4.

    Hiking the High Tatras:

  • It's a touristy area where you can then catch the cable car to Lomnicky Stit, the second-highest peak in the park (a round-trip ticket is 550 korun).

    Hiking the High Tatras:

  • Most have restaurants; a full meal for two costs about 500 korun, although breakfasts and dinners are often included in the price of lodging at the more rustic chaty.

    Hiking the High Tatras:

  • Even though the trails are marked with signs and slashes of red paint, we bought a detailed topographical map, the VKU Vysoke Tatry 1: 25,000, for 120 korun.

    Hiking the High Tatras:

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