metical

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noun met·i·cal \ˈme-ti-kəl\

Definition of metical

plural

meticais

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meticals

  1. — see money table

Origin and Etymology of metical

Portuguese, miskal (a unit of weight in Muslim countries), from Arabic mithqāl


First Known Use: 1980


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