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WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: former cupronickel coin of the United Kingdom equal to three pennies

Merriam Webster's

noun Date: 1589 1. plural threepence or threepences a coin worth threepence 2. the sum of three British pennies

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. Brit. the sum of three pence, esp. before decimalization.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Threepence Three"pence, n. A small silver coin of three times the value of a penny. [Eng.]



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