Pice meaning

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A small copper coin of the East Indies, worth less than a cent.
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(British India) An Alternative spelling of paisa.
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A unit of currency worth164 of a rupee, formerly used in India.
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A former monetary unit of India, equal to164 of a rupee.
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The definition of a pice is a former coin of British India.

An example of pice is a coin worth 1/64 of rupee.

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Origin of pice

  • Hindi paisā paisa

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Hindi पैसा (paisā, “money")

    From Wiktionary