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Krugerrand

[ kroo-guh-rand, -rahnd ]
/ ˈkru gəˌrænd, -ˌrɑnd /
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noun

(sometimes lowercase) a one-ounce gold coin of the Republic of South Africa, equal to 25 rand: first issued in 1967.

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Origin of Krugerrand

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British Dictionary definitions for Krugerrand

Krugerrand
/ (ˈkruːɡəˌrænd) /

noun

a South African coin used for investment only and containing 1 troy ounce of gold

Word Origin for Krugerrand

C20: from S. J. P. Kruger + rand 1
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