puupenni

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

puu (wood) +‎ penni (1/100th of the former currency unit markka)

Noun[edit]

puupenni

  1. plug nickel (nearly worthless amount)
    Tuo koru ei ole palaneen puupennin arvoinen. (lit. "not worth a burned wooden penni")
    That piece of jewelry is not worth a plug nickel.

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