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noun, plural ma·lo·ti [mah-loh-tee] /mɑˈloʊ ti/.
  1. a cupronickel coin, paper money, and monetary unit of Lesotho, equal to 100 lisente.
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  1. Pierre [pyer] /pyɛr/, Louis Marie Julien Viaud, 1850–1923, French novelist.
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Historical Examples

  • Loti leaves to other writers the task of depicting the Bedouin.

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  • Hence also one of the peculiar characteristics of Loti's workers.

  • This it was that Loti impressed so vividly on the reading world.

  • Loti's novels are never complicated with a mass of incidents.

  • Loti, Pierre, French marine officer and author, born in 1850.

British Dictionary definitions for loti


noun plural maloti (məˈləʊtɪ, -ˈluːtɪ)
  1. the standard monetary unit of Lesotho, divided into 100 lisente
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