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kro·ne 1

 (krō′nə)
n. pl. kro·ner (-nər)
See Table at currency.

[Norwegian, from Old Norse krūna; see krona1.]

kro·ne 2

 (krō′nə)
n. pl. kro·ner (-nər)
See Table at currency.

[Danish krone, from Old Norse krūna; see krona1.]

krone

(ˈkrəʊnə)
n, pl -ner (-nə)
1. (Currencies) the standard monetary unit of Denmark, the Faeroe Islands, and Greenland, divided into 100 øre
2. (Currencies) the standard monetary unit of Norway, divided into 100 øre
[C19: from Danish or Norwegian, from Middle Low German krōne, ultimately from Latin corōna crown]

krone

(ˈkrəʊnə)
n, pl -nen (-nən)
1. a former German gold coin worth ten marks
2. (Currencies) a former Austrian monetary unit
[C19: from German, literally: crown; see krone1]

kro•ne1

(ˈkroʊ nə)

n., pl. -ner (-nər).
the basic monetary unit of Denmark and Norway.
[1870–75; < Dan, Norwegian < Middle Low German < Medieval Latin corōna; see kró na]

kro•ne2

(ˈkroʊ nə)

n., pl. -nen (-nən).
a former monetary unit of Austria.
[1870–75; < German; see krone1]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.krone - the basic unit of money in Norwaykrone - the basic unit of money in Norway  
ore - a monetary subunit in Denmark and Norway and Sweden; 100 ore equal 1 krona
Norwegian monetary unit - monetary unit in Norway
2.krone - the basic unit of money in Denmark
ore - a monetary subunit in Denmark and Norway and Sweden; 100 ore equal 1 krona
Danish monetary unit - monetary unit in Denmark
Translations

krone

n (Danish) → dänische Krone; (Norwegian) → norwegische Krone
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The city also provides public bycycles which are available for a returnable deposit of 20 kroner.
Like borrowing a supermarket trolley, just put 20 kroner into the slot to unlock the bike and remember to get your money back when you lock it up again.
When you take one from the rack you deposit a 20 kroner coin in the cycle, which you get back when you return it again.