[ te-truh-drak-muh ]
/ ˌtɛ trəˈdræk mə /
a silver coin of ancient Greece, equal to four drachmas.
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Also tet·ra·drachm [te-truh-dram]. /ˈtɛ trəˌdræm/.
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The drachma is now known to have contained about 65 grains of pure silver, consequently the tetradrachma contained 260 grains.