noun \ˈplak\

Definition of plack



  1. 1 :  a small billon coin of Scotland issued from James III (second half of 15th century) to James VI (early 17th century); also :  a corresponding unit of value half-plack coin

  2. 2 archaic :  a paltry bit :  trifle

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Origin and Etymology of plack

Middle English plakke, from Middle Dutch placke a coin — more at plaque

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