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22:42 Jan 6, 2002
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
/ Metals
Spanish term or phrase: tola
Traditional weight measure for precious metals, used in the Middle East and India.
billy_budd
Local time: 02:40
English translation:tola
Explanation:
tola = in India, a unit of weight equal to 180 grains troy (the weight of one silver rupee)

Etymology
[Hindi < Sans tula, a balance]

[Webster's New World Heritage Dictionary]

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tola


Explanation:
tola = in India, a unit of weight equal to 180 grains troy (the weight of one silver rupee)

Etymology
[Hindi < Sans tula, a balance]

[Webster's New World Heritage Dictionary]



leff
Local time: 08:40
Native speaker of: Native in PolishPolish
PRO pts in pair: 103
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agree  Sue Horn
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agree  Worklog
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agree  Nikki Graham
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agree  xxxmgonzalez: Exacto.Es igual a 11,6638052625 g
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