tournois

[ too r-nwah; French toor-nwa ]
/ tʊərˈnwɑ; French turˈnwa /

adjective

(of coins) minted in Tours, France: livre tournois.

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Origin of tournois

1400–50; < French, Middle French tournois of Tours < Medieval Latin Turōnēnsis, equivalent to Turōn(ēs) Tours + -ēnsis -ensis; replacing late Middle English Tourneys < Anglo-French
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