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sevenpenny

[ sev-uhn-pen-ee ]
/ ˈsɛv ənˌpɛn i /
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adjective
noting a nail 2¼ inches (6 centimeters) long. Symbol: 7d
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Origin of sevenpenny

First recorded in 1350–1400 for earlier sense “costing seven pence”; Middle English; see seven, penny
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