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Straits dollar

[streyts] /streɪts/
noun
1.
a former silver coin and monetary unit of the Straits Settlements.
Origin of Straits dollar
1905-1910
1905-10
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  • There were a thousand Chinese in Singapore who would cut a man's throat for a Straits dollar.

    Parrot & Co. Harold MacGrath

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