tughrik

tugrik

[too-grik]
noun
an aluminum-bronze or cupronickel coin and monetary unit of the Mongolian People's Republic, equal to 100 mongo.
Also, tughrik, tukhrik.


Origin:
< modern Mongolian tögrög, tögrig literally, circle, disk

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tugrik or tughrik (ˈtuːˌɡriːk)
 
n
the standard monetary unit of Mongolia, divided into 100 möngös
 
[from Mongolian]
 
tughrik or tughrik
 
n
 
[from Mongolian]

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