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DRACHMA
Form: Greek.
A weight and coin 6 obols, = 1/100 of a mina or 1/6000 of a talent.Before the time of Solon it = 6·03 grs., or rather more than a shilling. After Solon it maintained the same value as a weight, but as a coin (the Attic dr.) it sank to 4·366 grs., about 8d. (See COINAGE.)
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