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tenner

[ten-er] /ˈtɛn ər/
noun, Informal.
1.
a 10-dollar bill.
2.
British. a 10-pound note.
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50; ten + -er1
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British Dictionary definitions for tenner's

tenner

/ˈtɛnə/
noun (informal)
1.
(Brit)
  1. a ten-pound note
  2. the sum of ten pounds
2.
(US) a ten-dollar bill
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Slang definitions & phrases for tenner's
The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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