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Line breaks: ou|guiya
Pronunciation: /uːˈɡiːjə
(also ougiya)

Definition of ouguiya in English:


The basic monetary unit of Mauritania, equal to five khoums.


via French from Mauritanian Arabic, from Arabic 'ūqīya, from Greek ounkia, from Latin uncia 'ounce'.

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