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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The basic unit of money in certain European countries like France and Belgium before the Euro.

Usage examples (39)
  • She spent just one franc of her own money during her trip to Switzerland.
  • But one of the pieces that make up the franc is a Belgian piece, and the shopman refuses it.
  • Here on Long Island, cabernet franc is all over the map.
  • Sadly, cabernet franc is not ever going to be an easy sell. for more
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