Definition of Piedfort in English:

Piedfort

noun

  • A coin that is thicker than a normal issue, made as a collector's item.

    • ‘Double thickness and double weight, Piedfort coins are very rare and hardly ever offered to the general public.’
    • ‘Add this Silver Piedfort 1989 Pound to your collection, there are very few collectors who can own one.’
    • ‘Royal Mint Piedfort coins have understandably become some of the most eagerly awaited issues of any year, since the first was released in 1982.’

Origin

From French pied foot + fort strong.

Pronunciation:

Piedfort

/ˈpjeɪfɔːt/