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noun [countable] penny pronunciation in American English /ˈpeni/ 
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pluralpennies
  1. 1
    plural pennies
    a small coin in the U.S. or Canada worth one cent
    Synonyms and related words for this sense of penny
  2. 2
    plural pence
    a small unit of money in the U.K. There are 100 pence in one pound
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    1. a.
      plural pennies
      a small coin in the U.K. worth one penny
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