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kroon

 (krōn)
n. pl. kroon·i (krō′nē)
The primary unit of currency in Estonia before the adoption of the euro.

[Estonian, from German Krone, from Middle High German krōn, krōne, from Old High German korōna, from Latin corōna, crown (from the crown printed on the coin); see crown.]

kroon

(kruːn)
n, pl kroons or krooni (ˈkruːnɪ)
(Currencies) the former standard monetary unit of Estonia, divided into 100 senti
[Estonian kron, from German Krone krone2]
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Noun1.kroon - the basic unit of money in Estonia
Estonian monetary unit - monetary unit in Estonia
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