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n. pl. sene
A Samoan unit of currency equal to 1/100 of the tala.

[Samoan, from English cent.]
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1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) obsolete a senate
2. (Ecclesiastical Terms) obsolete a synod
pl n
in Samoan currency, 'cents' or hundredth parts of a tala
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(ˈseɪ neɪ)

n., pl. se•ne.
a monetary unit of Western Samoa, equal to 1/100 of a tala.
[< Samoan < E cent]
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Noun1.sene - 100 sene equal 1 tala in Western Samoa
Western Samoan monetary unit - monetary unit in Western Samoa
tala - the basic unit of money in Western Samoa
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