plack

noun
\ ˈplak \
plural -s

Definition of plack

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 archaic : a paltry bit : trifle

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History and Etymology for plack

Middle English plakke, from Middle Dutch placke a coin

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“Plack.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/plack. Accessed 21 May. 2022.

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