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rupiah

[roo-pee-uh] /ruˈpi ə/
noun, plural rupiah, rupiahs.
1.
an aluminum coin, paper money, and monetary unit of Indonesia, equal to 100 sen.
Abbreviation: Rp.
Origin of rupiah
1945-1950
1945-50; see rupee
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  • Ten million workers lost their jobs, and the rupiah radically devalued, particularly impacting the poor.
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rupiah

/ruːˈpiːə/
noun (pl) -ah, -ahs
1.
the standard monetary unit of Indonesia, divided into 100 sen
Word Origin
from Hindi: rupee
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