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pəˈtɑ kəpat·a·ca

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. patacanoun

    the basic unit of money in Macao


  1. patacanoun

    The monetary unit of Macau, equal to 100 avos.

  2. patacanoun

    A monetary unit used during the 16th century and 17th century in Malta in the form of a large copper coin.

  3. patacanoun

    A monetary unit of account used in Portuguese Timor intermittently between 1894 and 1958.


  1. pataca

    Pataca is the official currency of Macau, a region of the People's Republic of China. It is often represented by the symbol MOP$. The pataca is subdivided into 100 avos, with coins available in denominations from 10 avos to 10 patacas and banknotes from 10 to 1000 patacas.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Patacanoun

    the Spanish dollar; -- called also patacoon

  2. Etymology: [Sp.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pataca in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pataca in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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