ducatoon

[ duhk-uh-toon, duhk-uh-toon ]
/ ˈdʌk əˌtun, ˌdʌk əˈtun /
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noun

a former silver coin of the Netherlands, used through the 17th and 18th centuries: equal to three gulden.

Nearby words

  1. ducal,
  2. ducally,
  3. ducasse,
  4. ducat,
  5. ducaton,
  6. duccio di buoninsegna,
  7. duccio, agostino di,
  8. duce,
  9. duces,
  10. duces tecum

Also duc·a·ton [duhk-uh-ton] /ˈdʌk əˌtɒn/.

Origin of ducatoon

1605–15; < French ducaton, diminutive of ducat ducat

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