Definitions for ouguiyauˈgi yə

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ou•gui•yauˈgi yə(n.)(pl.)-ya, -yas.

  1. the basic monetary unit of Mauritania.

    Category: Numismatics

Origin of ouguiya:

1970–75; < F < dial. Ar ūgīya, akin to Ar ūqīyah lit., ounce; see oka1

Princeton's WordNet

  1. ouguiya(noun)

    the basic unit of money in Mauritania


  1. ouguiya(Noun)

    The currency of Mauritania, divided into five khoums.


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