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tical

[ti-kahl, -kawl, tee-kuh l] /tɪˈkɑl, -ˈkɔl, ˈti kəl/
noun, plural ticals, tical.
1.
a former silver coin and monetary unit of Siam, equal to 100 satang: replaced in 1928 by the baht.
2.
baht.
Origin
1655-1665
1655-65; < Thai < Portuguese < Malay tikal
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British Dictionary definitions for tical

tical

/tɪˈkɑːl; -ˈkɔːl; ˈtiːkəl/
noun (pl) -cals, -cal
1.
the former standard monetary unit of Thailand, replaced by the baht in 1928
2.
a unit of weight, formerly used in Thailand, equal to about half an ounce or 14 grams
Word Origin
C17: via Siamese and Portuguese from Malay tikal monetary unit
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