poiska

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noun pois·ka \ˈpȯi-skə\
variants: or

poisha

\ˈpȯi-shə\ play

Definition of poiska

plural

poiska

or

poisha

  1. 1 :  a monetary unit of Bangladesh equal to 1100 taka —called also paisa

  2. 2 :  a coin representing one poiska

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Origin and Etymology of poiska

Bengali poisa, probably from Hindi paisa, paisa


First Known Use: 1974


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