money cowrie definition

  • noun:
    • anybody of several types of Cypræa (esp. Cypræa moneta) previously a lot used as cash by savage tribes. See Cowrie.
    • cowrie whoever shell can be used for money in parts of the southern Pacific as well as in areas of Africa

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