Maria Theresa dollar

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Ma·​ria The·​re·​sa dollar | \ mə-ˈrē-ə-tə-ˈrā-sə- How to pronounce Maria Theresa dollar (audio) , -ˈrā-zə- \

Definition of Maria Theresa dollar

: a 1780 silver trade coin used in the Middle East

First Known Use of Maria Theresa dollar

circa 1883, in the meaning defined above

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“Maria Theresa dollar.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Maria%20Theresa%20dollar. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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