Definition of uniface in English:

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uniface

Pronunciation: /ˈjuːnɪfeɪs/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

adjective

(Of a coin or medallion) having one side blank or unfinished.
Example sentences
  • The stone tools included 16 bifaces, one uniface side scraper, 16 modified flakes, and six cores.
  • The first three banknotes were all 5 - Ticals uniface banknotes issued in 1903, 1913 and 1915.
  • In the Hong Kong sale there was another interesting banknote from King Rama VII, a black and white uniface proof hundred baht from 1934.

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