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[as-per] /ˈæs pər/
noun
1.
a former silver coin of Turkey and Egypt: later a money of account equal to 1/120 of a piaster.
Origin
1580-1590
1580-90; < Italian aspero < Medieval Greek áspron literally, white coin, noun use of neuter of áspros white
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asper

/ˈæspə/
noun
1.
a former Turkish monetary unit, a silver coin, worth 1/120 of a piastre
Word Origin
from Turkish, ultimately from Latin: rough, harsh
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