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  1. Tanzanian shilling, shilling(noun)

    the basic unit of money in Tanzania; equal to 100 cents

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  1. Tanzanian shilling

    The shilingi is the currency of Tanzania, although widespread use of U.S. dollars is accepted. It is subdivided into 100 senti. The Tanzanian shilling replaced the East African shilling on 14 June 1966 at par. For earlier currencies used in Tanzania, see East African florin, East African rupee, Zanzibari rupee, Zanzibari riyal and German East African rupie.


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