Definition of taka
the basic monetary unit of Bangladesh — see money table
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Pessimism replaced with confidence, fatalism defeated, and the club's global status only reinforced by the style -- dubbed tiki-taka -- that accompanied that success.
The bounty being offered is 2 million taka, or around $25,000, for each suspect.
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Origin and Etymology of taka
Bengali ṭākā rupee, taka, from Sanskrit ṭaṅka stamped coin
First Known Use: 1972See Words from the same year
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