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taka

[ tah-kuh ]
/ ˈtɑ kə /
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noun, plural ta·ka.
a paper money, cupronickel coin, and monetary unit of Bangladesh, equal to 100 poisha.
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Origin of taka

From the Bengali word ṭākā
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British Dictionary definitions for taka

taka
/ (ˈtɑːkɑː) /

noun
the standard monetary unit of Bangladesh, divided into 100 paise

Word Origin for taka

from Bengali
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