Definition of sixpence in English:
1A coin worth six old pence, withdrawn in 1980.
- And six coins were recovered including a florin, a sixpence, two pennies and two half pennies.
- Haig separated half-crowns, sixpences and other redundant coins out of the pile, then he began to sort the rest into £1 units.
- In 1980, the government announced the withdrawal of the sixpence coin on June 30th.
Definition of sixpence in:
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