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lira


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Lira  \Li"ra\  (l[=e]"r[.a]),  n.;  pl  {Lire}  (-r[asl]).  [It.,  fr 
  L.  libra  the  Roman  pound.  Cf  {Livre}.] 
  An  Italian  coin  equivalent  in  value  to  the  French  franc. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  lira 
  n  1:  the  basic  unit  of  money  on  Malta;  equal  to  100  cents  [syn:  {Maltese 
  lira}] 
  2:  the  basic  unit  of  money  in  Turkey  [syn:  {Turkish  lira}] 
  3:  the  basic  unit  of  money  in  Italy;  equal  to  100  centesimi 
  [syn:  {Italian  lira}] 




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