Definition of metical in English:
noun (plural meticais /metiˈkīSH/)
The basic monetary unit of Mozambique, equal to 100 centavos.
- We are demanding that the minimum wage at Mabor be increased from 630,000 meticais to 1.5 million meticais a month.
- Hunched figures squatted against the walls in the greenish gloom, working silently, bent over filigree necklaces crafted from melted down meticais, the Mozambican currency.
- You can get away without changing currency in South Africa - when you need meticais, there's always someone on hand willing to take your rands, or better yet, US dollars.
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