haikwan tael

noun
hai·​kwan tael | \ˈhīˈkwän-\

Definition of haikwan tael 

: a unit of value formerly used in China for reckoning customs duties : customs tael

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History and Etymology for haikwan tael

haikwan from Chinese (Pekingese) hai3-kuan1 maritime customs, literally, gate of the sea

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