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sequin

any of various gold coins formerly minted in Italy, Turkey, and Malta

Sequin

 

a gold coin weighing 3.41 g, ‘first struck in Venice in 1284. After the mid-16th century it was minted in several European countries and called a ducat.

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Sequins in pastel shades make a stylish alternative to florals for that summer party.
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An iridescent, sequin, tie-back T-shirt in a glamorous black.
When you are wearing a sequin dress, its shine and sparkle inevitably makes it the focal point of your outfit; loading up on statement accessories easily can make you appear over-dressed.
The elder Sequin had dragged Cuizon's body into the irrigation canal to conceal the killing, police said.
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There is even a yellow sequin trench coat if you really want to stand out this winter.
The colours are perfect for autumn and the sequins make it great for a Christmas party too.