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First published 1983 (DOST Vol. V).
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Patagon, n. [e.m.E. patachine (1584), patacoon (1645), Sp. patacon.] A patacoon, a Portuguese and Spanish silver coin. — 1685 Misc. Hist. Soc. I. 315.
We hired two wagons for 10 patagons or French crowns

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