five-penny

fivepenny

[fahyv-pen-ee]
adjective
1.
noting a nail 1.75 inches (4.4 cm) long. Symbol: 5d
2.
worth five pence.

Origin:
1790–1800; five + -penny

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fivepenny (ˈfaɪvpənɪ)
 
adj
(US) (prenominal) (of a nail) one and three-quarters of an inch in length

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