Meaning of chervonets

cher•vo•nets

Pronunciation: (chur-vō'nits, -nets Russ. chyir-vô'nyits), [key]
— pl. -von•tsi
  1. a former gold coin and monetary unit of the U.S.S.R., equal to ten rubles.
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