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tournois

[too r-nwah; French toor-nwa]
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  1. (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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