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[Bengali ṭākā, from Sanskrit ṭaṅkaḥ, stamped coin.]
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(Currencies) the standard monetary unit of Bangladesh, divided into 100 paise
[from Bengali]
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(ˈtɑ kə)

n., pl. -kas.
the basic monetary unit of Bangladesh.
[1972; < Bengali ṭākā]
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Noun1.taka - the basic unit of money in Bangladesh; equal to 100 paisa
paisa - a fractional monetary unit in Bangladesh and India and Nepal and Pakistan
Bangladeshi monetary unit - monetary unit in Bangladesh
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