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ko·ru·na

 (kôr′ə-nä′)
n.
1. See Table at currency.
2. The primary unit of currency in Slovakia before the adoption of the euro.

[Czech and Slovak, from Latin corōna, crown; see crown.]

koruna

(kɒˈruːnə)
n
(Currencies) the standard monetary unit of the Czech Republic and Slovakia, divided into 100 hellers

ko•ru•na

(ˈkɔr əˌnɑ)

n., pl.
ko•run (ˈkɔr un)
ko•ru•nas.
the basic monetary unit of the Czech Republic and Slovakia.
[1925–30; < Czech < Latin corōna a crown, wreath; see corona]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.koruna - the basic unit of money in Slovakiakoruna - the basic unit of money in Slovakia
Slovakian monetary unit - monetary unit in Slovakia
2.koruna - the basic unit of money in Czech Republic
Czech monetary unit - monetary unit in Czech Republic
haler, heller - 100 halers equal 1 koruna in Czech Republic
haler, heller - 100 halers equal 1 koruna Slovakia
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Visitors to Prague will get an extra 208 Czech korunas for pounds 200, with the rate up 4% on last year at 27.
The latest exchange rates from Travelex show anyone buying euros, US dollars or the Czech koruna will get more for their money.
The Western Union bureau offers around 31 Czech korunas per pound for Scots currency but gives 37 for the Bank of England's.