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The basic monetary unit of the republic of Macedonia.
- ‘Even if she had the denars, Shalott did not know the way to Andrew's.’
- ‘She had to pay a 10 000 denar fine.’
- ‘On the surface of the 1000 denars note there is a reproduction of an icon of the Mother of God.’
Based on Latin denarius; compare with dinar.
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