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[After (Sierra) Leone.]
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(Currencies) the standard monetary unit of Sierra Leone, divided into 100 cents
[C20: from Sierra Leone]
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the basic monetary unit of Sierra Leone.
[1960–65; (Sierra) Leone]
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Noun1.leone - the basic unit of money in Sierra Leoneleone - the basic unit of money in Sierra Leone; equal to 100 cents
cent - a fractional monetary unit of several countries
Sierra Leone monetary unit - monetary unit in Sierra Leone
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