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som

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Pronunciation: /səʊm
 
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Definition of som in English:

noun (plural same)

The basic monetary unit of Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan, equal to 100 tiyin.
Example sentences
  • In fact, the Kyrgyzstan Som exchange rate may fluctuate many times during the day.

Origin

Kyrgyz and Uzbek, literally 'rouble'.

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