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ri·el

 (rē-ĕl′)
n.
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[Origin unknown.]

riel

(ˈriːəl)
n
(Currencies) the standard monetary unit of Cambodia, divided into 100 sen

Riel

(riːˈɛl)
n
(Biography) Louis. 1844–85, Canadian politician; hanged for treason after leading the Métis people in rebellion against the Canadian government

riel

(ril, riˈɛl)

n.
the basic monetary unit of Cambodia.
[1955–60; orig. uncertain]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.riel - the basic unit of money in Cambodia; equal to 100 sen
sen - a fractional monetary unit of Japan and Indonesia and Cambodia; equal to one hundredth of a yen or rupiah or riel
Cambodian monetary unit - monetary unit in Cambodia
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That ride of the three Dutchmen, and Herve Riel and others, they are all right.
The new border pass will require people to make it at the provincial office,aa not the international border checkpoints, and pay 20,000 riels, or $5, and it will take five days in order to get the new one,' Seang Hour said.
The Accord advances the shared priorities between the Mtis Nation and the Government of Canada including the advancement of self-government, increased social development for their citizens, the acknowledgement and pursuit of Mtis rights, and recognition and the commemoration of Louis Riels role in the expansion of Western Canada.
Businesses that pay for foreign goods in dollars but sell them for riels will lose their margins, forcing them to raise prices to compensate.
Finally in L'Homme D'Etat (The Statesman), the reader becomes a witness to Riels prayer before being hanged.
The company estimated all three of the main raw materials used to produce animal feed would increase in price, he added, with red corn likely to rise by 33 percent to 1,100 riels per kilogram (USD0.
You know what I think is really interesting is that people are amazed that there are any Riels out there.
Ces documents contiennent des facteurs importants qui pourraient entranner un icart considirable entre les risultats riels et les risultats privus.
The USD/KHR exchange rate is relatively stable since the Kingdom has adopted a flexible but administered exchange regime which pegged the local currency to the US dollar at a stable range: 4,000 - 4,200 Riels.
The law also prohibits unauthorized advertisements by local clinics and some herbal doctors on assurances to cure HIV/AIDS, with abusers receiving fines ranging from 500,000 riels ($128) to 1 million riels and facing prison terms from one month to one year.
The Cambodian government said Tuesday it will give cash rewards of up to 400,000 riels (about 102 dollars), or five times an average bureaucrat's monthly salary, to people who provide information leading to the arrest of illegal immigrants.