likuta

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noun li·ku·ta \li-ˈkü-tə\

Definition of likuta

plural

makuta

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  1. :  a former monetary unit equal to 1100 zaire

Origin and Etymology of likuta

ultimately from Kongo dikuta (plural makuta) palm-leaf cloth bundle used as currency, from -kuta to gather, bundle


First Known Use: 1967

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