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litas

[lee-tahs] /ˈli tɑs/
noun, plural litai
[lee-tey] /ˈli teɪ/ (Show IPA),
litu
[lee-too] /ˈli tu/ (Show IPA)
1.
a former silver coin and monetary unit of Lithuania, equal to 100 centai.
Also, lit.
Origin of litas
< Lithuanian
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  • I know not whether the litai of whom Homer speaks may plead for us through another.

    Darkness and Dawn Frederic W. Farrar
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litas

/ˈliːtɑːs/
noun (pl) litai (ˈliːteɪ)
1.
the standard monetary unit of Lithuania, divided into 100 centai
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