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The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.



in architecture, a tentlike or rooflike structure resting on pillars or columns and topping a tower or a well.



(1) A Japanese monetary unit, equal to 1/100 of a yen. Because of the sharp devaluation of the yen after World War II, the sen is used only as a unit of accounting.

(2) A subsidiary monetary unit used in Indonesia and Cambodia (Kampuchea), equal to 1/100 of a rupiah and 1/100 of a riel, respectively.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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