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stiver

[stahy-ver] /ˈstaɪ vər/
noun
1.
Also, stuiver. a former nickel coin of the Netherlands, equal to five Dutch cents.
2.
the smallest possible amount:
not worth a stiver; not a stiver of work.
Origin
1495-1505
1495-1505; < Dutch stuiver
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stiver

/ˈstaɪvə/
noun
1.
a former Dutch coin worth one twentieth of a guilder
2.
a small amount, esp of money
Word Origin
C16: from Dutch stuiver; related to Middle Low German stüver, Danish styver
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