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chon

[chuhn] /tʃʌn/
noun, plural chon.
1.
Also, jun. a monetary unit of North Korea, the hundredth part of a won.
2.
Also, jeon. a monetary unit of South Korea, the hundredth part of a won.
Origin of chon
< Korean chŏn < Chinese; akin to Chinese qián; cf. sen1
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chon

/tʃəʊn/
noun (pl) chon
1.
a North and South Korean monetary unit worth one hundredth of a won
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