doppia

noun dop·pia \ˈdäpēə, ˈdȯp-, ˈdōp-, It ˈdȯppyä\

Definition of doppia

plural

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  1. :  any one of several old gold coins of Italian states constituting the double of some unit (such as the zecchino or scudo); also :  a unit of value equal to a doppia coin an 8-doppia coin 1⁄4-doppia coin

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Origin and Etymology of doppia

Italian, from feminine of doppio double, from Latin duplus — more at double


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