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fourpence

[fawr-puh ns, fohr-] /ˈfɔr pəns, ˈfoʊr-/
noun, British.
1.
a sum of money of the value of four English pennies.
Origin of fourpence
1715-1725
First recorded in 1715-25; four + pence
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fourpence

/ˈfɔːpəns/
noun
1.
a former English silver coin then worth four pennies
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