ekuele

[ e-kwey-lee, -ley ]
/ ɛˈkweɪ li, -leɪ /

noun

a paper money, brass coin, and monetary unit of Equatorial Guinea, equal to 100 centimos: replaced the peseta in 1973.

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Also ek·pwe·le [ek-pwey-lee, -ley] /ɛkˈpweɪ li, -leɪ/.
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British Dictionary definitions for ekpwele

ekpwele

ekuele (eɪˈkweɪleɪ)

/ (ɛkˈpweɪleɪ) /

noun plural -le (-leɪ)

a former monetary unit of Equatorial Guinea

Word Origin for ekpwele

from the native name in Equatorial Guinea
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