rin

rin

[rin]
noun, plural rin.
a money of account of Japan, the thousandth part of a yen or the tenth part of a sen.

Origin:
1870–75; < Japanese ri(n) < Middle Chinese, equivalent to Chinese lí; cf. likin

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RIN
  1. record identification number

  2. relative intensity noise

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