Citations:addecimate

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English citations of addecimate

  • 1797, George Macartney, An historical account of the embassy to the emperor of China, abridged, page 289:
    But they have imaginary money, though still addecimated, extending much lower than a lee, which is of a circular form, having a square hole in the middle to admit packthread, upon which they are strung in tens, and multiples of tens, for mutual convenience in traffic.