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A unit of currency in Myanmar equal to 1/100 of the kyat.

[Burmese pyà.]


(pjɑː; pɪˈɑː)
(Currencies) a monetary unit of Myanmar worth one hundredth of a kyat
[from Burmese]


(pyɑ, piˈɑ)

n., pl. pyas.
a monetary unit of Burma, equal to 1/100 of the kyat.
[1950–55; < Burmese (sp. prāḥ)]
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Noun1.pya - 100 pyas equal 1 kyat in Myanmar
Myanmar monetary unit - monetary unit in the Union of Burma
kyat - the basic unit of money in Myanmar
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Apparently, production of the PYa has been limited, as only elite units of the Russian army and police have received them.
La construccion de troncales se encuentra limitada por un presupuesto maximo en cada periodo (este presupuesto es constante trimestralmente), y la asignacion de PyA por el porcentaje del efectivo destinado para este proposito.
PYA is one of the very few civil society based youth organizations to have been acknowledged for its multi-faceted initiatives for the betterment of Pakistan.
52) Attorney General v PYA Quarries Ltd, [1957] 1 All ER 894 at 902, [1957] 2 WLR 770 (CA) [PYA Quarries cited to All ER].
Singer, Burmese Dance and Theatre (New York: Oxford University Press, 1995); Hla Pe, Konmara Pya Zat (an Example of Popular Burmese Drama in the XIX Century) by U Pok Ni, Volume I: Introduction and Translation (London: Luzac & Company, 1952); Maung Htin Aung, Burmese Drama; and Singer, "The Ramayana.
Outsourcing is the practical way to grow a business without any downside risk--as long as you PYA.
But even this slightly improved loading was not deemed sufficient, and Russia has recently adopted the 9x19mm PYa, although the 9x18 will be widely used around the world for years.
Known in Burmese as the Pya Ley Pya, the Four Cuts strategy was a so-called counterinsurgency program.
Ha ejaponte nde kepe, Y hace nomas en tus suenos, nde kepe reipotahaicha, como en tus suenos queres, oga pyahu mbyjaitagui, de estrellas, la casa nueva hendypu ha hyakuavuva, resplandeciente, olorosa, nde pya rory hagua.