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bu·tut

 (bo͞o′to͞ot′)
n.
A Gambian unit of currency equal to 1/100 of the dalasi.

[From Wolof bu-tuut, the small one : bu, the (b-, noun class marker + -u, marker of neutral, non-distal, non-proximal distance) + tuut, small.]

butut

(bʊˈtʊt)
n
(Currencies) a Gambian monetary unit worth one hundredth of a dalasi

bu•tut

(ˈbu tut)

n., pl. -tut, -tuts.
a monetary unit of The Gambia, equal to 1/100 of the dalasi.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.butut - 100 bututs equal 1 dalasi in Gambia
Gambian monetary unit - monetary unit in Gambia
dalasi - the basic unit of money in Gambia
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He explained that in 1996 the top executive struck a deal with the Royal Mint for millions of Gambian bututs.
He explained that in 1996 the top executive struck a deal with the Royal Mint, which has a plant at Llantrisant, for millions of Gambian bututs. In the process he 'demanded commission saying if it was not paid the business would go to a competitor'.