British pound sterling

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Noun1.British pound sterling - the basic unit of money in Great Britain and Northern IrelandBritish pound sterling - the basic unit of money in Great Britain and Northern Ireland; equal to 100 pence
British monetary unit - monetary unit in Great Britain
penny - a fractional monetary unit of Ireland and the United Kingdom; equal to one hundredth of a pound
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