chervonets

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chervonets

(tʃəˈvɔːnɛts)
n
(Currencies) (formerly) a Soviet monetary unit and gold coin worth ten roubles
[from Old Russian červonyi, from Old Polish czerwony golden, purple]
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According to witnesses, Baigireev received 15 chervontsy (Russian gold coins), which he shared with Maslak Ushaev.