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yen



Pronunciation: (yen), [key]
n.,
pl. yen.

1. an aluminum coin and monetary unit of Japan, equal to 100 sen or 1000 rin. Symbol: ¥; Abbr.: Y
2. a former silver coin of Japan.

yen



Pronunciation: (yen), [key]
n., v., yenned, yen•ning.
Informal.

n.
a desire or craving: I had a yen for apple pie.

v.i.
to have a craving; yearn.

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