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millieme

[meel-yem, mee-yem] /milˈyɛm, miˈyɛm/
noun
1.
a cupronickel coin of Egypt and Sudan, the 1000th part of a pound or the 10th part of a piaster.
2.
a former coin and monetary unit of Libya, the 1000th part of a pound: replaced by the dirham.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05; < French millièmeLatin millēsimus thousandth, equivalent to mille thousand + -ēsimus ordinal suffix
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British Dictionary definitions for millieme

millieme

/miːlˈjɛm/
noun
1.
a Tunisian monetary unit worth one thousandth of a dinar Also called millime
Word Origin
from French millième thousandth

millième

/miːlˈjɛm/
noun
1.
an Egyptian monetary unit worth one thousandth of a lira
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