[ pee-ey-fawr; French pyey-fawr ]
/ piˌeɪˈfɔr; French pyeɪˈfɔr /
a coin or pattern struck on a blank thicker than that used for the regular issue.
Origin of piedfort
< French, equivalent to pied foot + fort strong
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